Bob Marley Museum

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  • Address: 56 Hope Road Kingston 6 Hope Rd, Kingston, Jamaica
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  • Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8769782991
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Entertainment, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Photo Gallery, Exhibition , Specialty Museums

Perhaps the most visited of tourist sites in Kingston Jamaica, the Bob Marley Museum is a true ode to the legend. Visitors are taken on a guided tour of the legend’s former home and the location of his Tuff Gong recording studio. The museum is packed with memorabilia from Marley’s life including his guitar and stage outfits including his famous denim shirt. There are several photographs in the various rooms in the museum and an informative guide will share the history and anecdotes of the singer’s life as you move through the rooms. Visitors are also shown a 20-minute short film on life of Bob Marley highlighting his music and its impact on the world.

Another interesting feature is that the bullet holes from the attempt made on his life are still visible and are left as is for visitors to see. There is a huge colourful statue of Bob Marley in the forecourt of the house and the exterior walls are adorned with Rastafarian themed murals.

With an impressive display of his gold and platinum records, media clippings and the Order of Merit presented to him by the Jamaican Government, the Museum is a true shrine in order of the man who gave the world reggae.  In 2001, The Bob Marley Museum became a National Protected Heritage Site.

There is also a gift shop and a café on the premises.

Get inside one of the most famous tourist attractions of Bob Marley Museum in Jamaica with the help of Bob Marley Museum tickets. Comprising of various exhibits from Bob Marley's life, you could feel the presence of Great Bob Marley himself with the informative tour guide on offer. The expert tour guide on board is covered under Bob Marley Museum ticket prices. If you are a music lover, we suggest you buy tickets for Bob Marley Museum from our tickets section, as the tickets for Bob Marley Museum are on huge demand and you could save a lot by grabbing them faster.

  • Photography isn’t permitted indoors however you can take picture outside.

  • Residents – Adults JMD500.00 | Children 4-12 years – JMD250.00.
  • Non Residents – Adults US$20.00 | Children 4 – 12 years – US$10.00.

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  • Bob Marley Museum Address: 56 Hope Road Kingston 6 Hope Rd, Kingston, Jamaica
  • Bob Marley Museum Contact Number: +1-8769782991
  • Bob Marley Museum Timing: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Bob Marley Museum Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Bob Marley Museum(preferred time): 11:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Bob Marley Museum: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 90.88% of people who visit Kingston include Bob Marley Museum in their plan

  • 50.94% of people start their Bob Marley Museum visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Bob Marley Museum

Monday, Thursday and Friday

80.37% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Bob Marley Museum

People normally club together Devon House and Emancipation Park while planning their visit to Bob Marley Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • A must see place in Jamaica a heart pounding experience. Take a step back into the world of reggae. This is a tour not to be missed. The music and the history of Bob Marley is a great time. Will be back again.

  • Loved it! The tour was so enlightening. I learned things about Bob's upbringing that I didn't know. Being from Jamaica & visiting for so many years, I was determined to go to the Bob Marley Museum this year. I'm so glad I made it. I would definitely recommend it to anyone in the Kingston area.

  • Guides are very knowledgeable and bubbly when leading the tour. Bobs house was cool. The little movie after the tour gets you if it’s a hot day and you sit down in a comfy seat with the cold ac blasting you tend to fall asleep very quickly but not cause it’s boring but more cause it’s comfortable. I would say the tours be a bit smaller group number. I was apart of a big group and it seemed everyone kinda squeezing to see everything at the same time.

  • I'd recommend the tour.. we brought a local and they said they enjoyed the tour as well. Theres something for everyone to take away from this place. The history was awesome. Our tour guide was well informed and charismatic. It's a cool space to check out.

  • 100% Official.. It's worth every dollar.. A must stop... To think I was at the legends house... The highlight of my trip

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