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Museums and Heritage

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The Blue Penny Museum a museum dedicated to history and art of Mauritius, is situated at Caudan Waterfront in Port Louis, the capital of Mauritius. It opened in November 2001. The museum collection includes the 1847 Blue Penny and Red Penny stamps.

Mauritius Postal Museum is located in one of the oldest historical building on the Port Louis Waterfront the building construction started in 1865. Presently, the postal museum building symbolizes the efforts undertaken to improve communications both locally and internationaly


The Photographic Museum was created by Marie-Noelle and Tristan Bréville since 1966. Compact museum specializing in historical photographic equipment & antique movie posters.

The Natural History Museum is located on the ground floor of the Mauritius Institute Building, right in front of the Jardin de la Compagnie, in the heart of the City of Port Louis