National Gallery of Jamaica

12 Ocean Blvd.
Kingston, 99 - Map It
(876) 922-1561

AAA Editor Notes

National Gallery of Jamaica is at 12 Ocean Blvd. in the Kingston Mall on the harborfront. The gallery houses the definitive collection of Jamaican art, tracing its development through different periods and movements. Works represent realism, symbolism, expressionism and surrealism as well as abstract and intuitive styles. The works of Edna Manley are featured prominently. Other artists represented include Carl Abrahams, Henry Daley, John Dunkley, Colin Garland, Albert Huie, Kapo and Namba Roy. Touring exhibitions by foreign artists also are featured. Guided tours are available.
$3.65; $1.85 (ages 65+); free (children and students with ID and during last Sun. of month). Guided tour $27.25; advance reservations required.
Hours: Tues.-Thurs. 10-4:30, Fri. 10-4, Sat. 10-3, last Sun. of the month 11-4. Closed major holidays.