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Jamaica Sights

Bob Marley Museum

  • 56 Hope Rd. Map It
  • Kingston

Updated 03/09/2015

Fodor's Review

At the height of his career, Bob Marley purchased a house on Kingston's Hope Road and added a recording studio—painted Rastafarian red, yellow, and green. It now houses this museum, the capital's best-known tourist site. The guided tour takes you through rooms wallpapered with magazine and newspaper articles that chronicle his rise to stardom. There's a 20-minute biographical film on Marley's career. You can also see the bullet holes in the walls from a politically motivated assassination attempt in 1976.

Sight Information

Address:

56 Hope Rd., Kingston, Jamaica

Map It

Phone:

876-927–9152

Sight Details:

  • $20
  • Mon.–Sat. 9:30–5; last tour at 4

Updated 03/09/2015

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