Frequently Asked Questions
Family History Research - One of the most common requests for help in genealogical research comes from family historians. Unfortunately, the Museum is currently unable to conduct this research for families. However, we may be able to provide other sources to further their family history research, contact us for more information.
Reproduction Products and Use Fees -
How to get to the museum from the Grand Turk Cruise Port - Taxis are at the port and it is a 5-10 minute taxi ride to the museum. Cost is usually $6 per a person one way. We can call a taxi for you once you are done visiting the museum.
How to get to the museum from the hotels on Grand Turk - it is an easy walk or bike ride from all the hotels and house rentals located on the west side of the island. A 15 minute walk North from Osprey, Salt Raker, Manta House and Turks Head Inne. From Bohio it is a 15 minute walk South.
How long does it take to tour the museum - To tour the museum at a leisurely pace it can be done in about 45-60 minutes. More or less time can be spent depending on your interest. We have a guide for the bottom floor and the second story is a self tour, but you may also tour the entire museum on your own.
Cost - entry fee is $5 US, under 12 is free, all TCI residents get in free. Special tours are available, cost and details are available under Tours
Gift Shop - the gift shop is free and offers many locally made items.
What exhibits will we see - the entire first floor is dedicated to the Molasses Reef Wreck. The second floor includes exhibits related to our culture, history, nature and special events that have occurred on the islands. See our tours page for more details.
Village at Grace Bay, Providenciales
What does the Tour include - Review of the historical timeline of the Turks and Caicos from 200M BC to the 1900s and tour of Heritage Homestead (house and surrounding garden) typical of the last century
How long does it take to tour the museum - Tour can take between 35 to 40 mins.
Cost - $10 US
What is available besides a tour - Traditional craft classes offered- reservation required, cost and details are available under Tours
Still have questions or need additional information - Contact Us