Greenwood Great House, Montego Bay

4.5
#4 of 21 in Museums in Jamaica
Built in 1800 by the Barretts of Wimpole Street London, the house has been carefully curated to retain the atmosphere of the 19th century. The collection includes much of the house’s original furniture, the largest and rarest collection of musical instruments and books in Jamaica, a man trap among numerous other artifacts of historical significance to the island.
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  • What a wonderful walk back through Jamaica's history! Just sitting on the broad balcony with its 180-degree view is something you simply don't want to leave.  more »
  • For history enthusiasts, colonial house full of precious period furniture (very important to emphasize) and whose Guide explained to us in detail each element. She was very calm and humorous. Very well maintained, the $20 are not exaggerated. In addition, for botanical enthusiasts, the garden is sublime as is the view of the ocean from the Hill. Well indicated from the A1 to the top. Bravo!
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  • Elegant Old Stately home with many of the original furnishings. Gorgeous ocean views from top floor. A bar is now tucked into the original kitchen. A bit of a walk from where the buses park, might be hard for frail elderly.
  • Liked the antiques and that it was authentic. It has been continually used and kept up. The view is awesome. It has a true sense of history The contents are original to the house
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