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Musee de la prehistoire amerindienne Edgar-Clerc

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Good (Not Great) Presentation of Amerindians

Most of it is the collection of Mr Clerc, who got the ball rolling on pre-European history. Many... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
New England
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A special place run by special people.

Not just Guadeloupe. A trip throughout the Caribbean and explanation of how the cultures... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2016
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  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
23 Feb 2018
“Good (Not Great) Presentation of Amerindians”
22 May 2016
“A special place run by special people.”
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Most of it is the collection of Mr Clerc, who got the ball rolling on pre-European history. Many of the exhibits are not well explained and repetitive, but much is in English and this is the only game in town if you want to learn...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2016

Not just Guadeloupe. A trip throughout the Caribbean and explanation of how the cultures interacted as told through artifacts and dioramas. Worth the trip.

Thank Barrett
Reviewed 15 March 2016

hystoric site of amerindian people. Beautifull view of the atlantic sea. It's possible understand the life of american people before xv century. Fantastic.

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

You may have noticed reviews of another place with a similar name. It is the same place. It is an excellent museum both of the inhabitants of Guadeloupe before Columbus and of the profession of archeology. Parking is easy and admission is free. Exhibit descriptions...More

Thank ChuckPMi
Reviewed 17 February 2016

This museum has excellent displays in French and English on the Amerindians in the Caribbean and Guadeloupe and also on the profession of archeology. It has easy parking and is free.

Thank ChuckPMi
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Please not the information on this attraction is incorrect. The Edgar Clerc museum is in le Moule NOT PAP. The photo is of the Victor Schoelcher museum in PAP. The reviews appear to be for the Edgar Clerc museum though. What a mess!

1  Thank Ronnyrambler
Reviewed 14 January 2015

I love this place with its views out to see and beautiful rolling green gardens. The whole setting as well as the museum is perfect for a family outing, a wonderful place for children to roam. Used for school visits. The exhibitions are very informative....More

1  Thank AlisonAmahl
Reviewed 18 February 2014

Want to something about pre-Columbian Guadeloupe? Well, then this is the place. Small but well worth the visit when in the surroundings, and the only venue of its kind on the twin islands.

3  Thank Fredrik T
Reviewed 22 November 2003

If you want to look deeply into the history of the island it is of interest. Furthermore, you are close to the city of la Moule. At first glance it doesn't seem to offer much but it has remained untouched by destruction due to war...More

17  Thank SZ120
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