Our Mission Statement
Through our dynamic programmes, exhibits and collections, the National Museum is the living connection to Cayman's past; we ensure that future generations have the opportunity to experience our island's unique natural and cultural heritage.
Students immerse themselves in Caymanian traditions
July 22, 2019
At its Immerse Summer Camp last week, students ages 9‑13 got to grips with many elements of Cayman’s traditions and culture. During the 15‑19 July camp, participants learned how to cook and bake Cayman delicacies, make rope, plait thatch and dance one of Cayman’s traditional dances.
Alvin McLaughlin: Steeped in Tradition
Through November 2019
For thirty-two years, a retired mariner, welder, and collector chaired the Pirates Week East End District Heritage Committee to showcase the commonalities and individuality of the people, culture, and heritage of his community with his diverse social history collection.
29th Anniversary & Christmas Bazaar
23 November 2019
The Cayman Islands National Museum invites you to join them for their 29th Anniversary & Christmas Bazaar Celebrations – Saturday, 23 November 2019 from 10am to 2pm at the National Museum on the Waterfront. Come join in on the festivities, visit our talented traditional artisans and vendors, and get your early Christmas shopping done.
Ensuring that future generations have the opportunity to experience our island's unique natural and cultural heritage.