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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Art Gallery
“The National Gallery of Jamaica, which was established in 1974, is the oldest and largest public art museum in the Anglophone Caribbean. It has a comprehensive collection of early, modern and contemporary art from Jamaica along with smaller Caribbean and international holdings. A significant part of its collections is on permanent view. The NGJ houses the premier collection of Jamaican art, from the Taino to the present day, significant parts of which are on permanent display. ”
  • 33 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“It is an architectural and cultural museum. It has a small souvenir shop with rich, rich history! It contains articles, instruments and furnishing used by Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Bunny Wailer in their younger years.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Interesting. Educational. Beside the National Library. Located in the downtown area. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
  • 4 locals recommend
Stadium
“The place for cricket, graced by the legends of the sports. Just 10 minutes drive from the Launch Pad.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“World Famous Seafood dishes; from steamed to escovitch fish to curried shrimp and lobster. Soo good!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“This is one of the few local markets still open in Kingston. Here you can feed your inner tourist and see, touch and buy all the locally made craft items you can wear and carry back home for your friends and family. Beautiful straw hats, bags and slippers, amazing wraps, dresses and clothing items you won’t want to leave behind.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
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“Great sea food, all day long. Two locations, Port Royal and Downtown Kingston. Call ahead with order, or be prepared to wait.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Best seafood this side, be sure to prepare for the wait, food is done to order”
  • 5 locals recommend
Rental Car Location
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“Jamaica's ethnographic museum, located in the increasingly vibrant cultural scene of downtown Kingston. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Route
  • 1 local recommends
Establishment
“Very Historic spot where the Pirates would frequent before a major earthquake in 1962 which sunk a section of the city. Take A Tour! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Premise
“Famous titled house where it feels like the gravity of the Earth has shifted!”
  • 2 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“World Famous Seafood dishes; from steamed to escovitch fish to curried shrimp and lobster. Soo good!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Great sea food, all day long. Two locations, Port Royal and Downtown Kingston. Call ahead with order, or be prepared to wait.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Best seafood this side, be sure to prepare for the wait, food is done to order”
  • 5 locals recommend
Lounge
“Head to Downtown by the Waterfront to enjoy a drink and some of the delicious dishes that Ribbiz has to offer”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best Fish, Lobster and Shrimp in an unparalleled Jamaican ambiance. Long drive to Port Royal but worth it”
  • 2 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant

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