The Guantanamo Bay Museum of Art and History

Jan 25, 2023

About the Museum

Welcome to The Guantanamo Bay Museum of Art and History, proudly presented by La Historia Society. Our museum is dedicated to preserving and celebrating the diverse cultural heritage of Guantanamo Bay and its surrounding areas. Through engaging exhibits and interactive displays, we aim to educate visitors about the rich history, art, and traditions of this remarkable location.

Unearthing the Past

Step back in time as you explore the museum's extensive collection of artifacts and artworks that span centuries. From ancient indigenous cultures and colonial influences to the present day, our exhibits offer a comprehensive glimpse into the region's captivating past. Discover the stories of the individuals and communities who have shaped Guantanamo Bay's narrative throughout the years.


Our museum boasts a wide range of exhibits that showcase the artistic evolution and historical milestones of Guantanamo Bay. Here's a glimpse of what you can expect:

The Indigenous Legacy

Learn about the indigenous tribes that once inhabited the region and their unique customs, through an impressive display of artifacts, traditional crafts, and reconstructions of ancient dwellings. Uncover the significance of their artwork and discover the ways in which their culture continues to influence the present-day.

Colonization and Cultural Exchange

Explore the impact of colonization on Guantanamo Bay and understand the fusion of cultures that emerged as a result. Witness the influences of Spanish, British, and French colonizers on the art and architecture of the region. Engage with interactive exhibits that highlight the era of cultural exchange and the lasting legacies left behind.

Natural Wonders

Delve into the unparalleled natural beauty of Guantanamo Bay and its surrounding areas. Immerse yourself in captivating displays that celebrate the region's diverse flora and fauna. Learn about the environmental conservation efforts undertaken to preserve this pristine ecosystem for future generations to enjoy.

Modern Artistic Expressions

Witness the vibrant contemporary art scene that thrives in Guantanamo Bay. Marvel at the works of local artists and gain insight into their creative processes. Engage with thought-provoking installations and interactive exhibits that capture the essence of the region's artistic spirit.

Events and Programs

As part of La Historia Society's commitment to fostering community engagement, we regularly organize a variety of events and programs. From artist talks and workshops to cultural festivals and educational seminars, there's always something exciting happening at The Guantanamo Bay Museum of Art and History. Stay updated through our website and social media channels for information about upcoming events.

Plan Your Visit

Our museum is conveniently located in the heart of Guantanamo Bay, and we welcome both locals and tourists to immerse themselves in the wonders of our exhibits. Here are some helpful tips to plan your visit:

Opening Hours

The museum is open to the public from Monday to Saturday, from 10 am to 6 pm. We are closed on Sundays.


General admission tickets are priced at $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12 years. We offer discounted rates for students, seniors, and military personnel. Guided tours can be arranged upon request.


Our museum is fully accessible to individuals with disabilities. We strive to create an inclusive environment for all visitors, so please inform our staff if you require any additional assistance during your visit.

Shop and Café

Make sure to visit our museum shop to browse unique souvenirs, books, and artwork related to Guantanamo Bay's history and culture. You can also take a break at our on-site café, offering a selection of refreshments inspired by local flavors.

Get Involved

If you have a passion for art, history, and community engagement, consider becoming a member of La Historia Society. Membership offers exclusive benefits such as free admission, priority access to events, and special previews of upcoming exhibitions. Your support will contribute to the preservation and enhancement of our museum's offerings.

Contact Us

Should you have any queries or require further information, our dedicated team is ready to assist you. Feel free to reach out via phone, email, or by visiting our museum in person. We look forward to welcoming you to The Guantanamo Bay Museum of Art and History!