One of the ten oldest buildings in the world, built long before the Egyptian pyramids and aligned with the equinox. Enter into one of Europe’s finest passage graves and discover Jersey’s neolithic history at this tranquil and spiritual heritage site. Nominated for a Visit England Hidden Gem Award.
Jersey Museum and Art Gallery – Merchant’s House presents history from 250,000 years ago when the first people arrived in Jersey and continues through the centuries to explore the factors that have shaped this unique Island and the people who live here. Find out about Jersey’s link with the English Crown despite being so close to France; listen to Jèrriais( Jersey-French) being spoken; learn about the Island’s traditional farming industry and watch fascinating archive footage of the early years of tourism.
The Maritime Museum giving an insight into Jersey`s Maritime history Discover Jersey’s maritime past at this interactive museum, where you can see, touch, hear and even smell exhibits