The museum is housed in the building that served as headquarters for the British Royal Navy during the 1700s, when they ... More
Fort Charles Maritime Museum
The museum is housed in the building that served as headquarters for the British Royal Navy during the 1700s, when they commanded this vulnerable entrance to the Harbour. The small museum has a good collection of general memorabilia. Relics from the 1700s, a collection of sailing vessel scale models and a mock-up of Horatio Nelson's private quarters are also on display. The admission price (USD 4) allows you to tour both the Maritime Museum and Fort Charles.
Often referred to as the state's oldest art museum, this facility has been in existence since 1892. The Modern Art
Museum now houses more than 2800 sculptures, paintings, prints, photographs and other artworks created since World War II. The ...
The museum is situated on the site of the legendary musician's home, which he purchased in 1975. This house, featuring
19th century architecture, was Marley's home until his death in 1981. It was converted into a museum six years ...
There is something about small, famous museums that draw people from afar, and this is one of the state's gems.
Maybe it is because it was the dwelling place of Jane Long, "The Mother of Texas," or maybe because ...