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Delve into Georgetown in Guyana

Georgetown in the region of Demerara-Mahaica with its 235,017 residents is a city in Guyana and is the capital of this country.

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Current time in Georgetown is now 09:53 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " America/Guyana " with a UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Wales, Vreed-en-Hoop, Schoonord, Plaisance, and Mabaruma. While being here, make sure to check out Wales . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Georgetown ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

State House, Guyana

State House (formerly "Government House") located in Georgetown, is the official residence of the President of Guyana. It was previously the official residence of the Governor of British Guiana before the colony gained independence and became Guyana. The building dates back to 1858. It was the residence of the Governor General and in 1970, the country's first president, Arthur Chung, resided there.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.81 -58.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: British Guiana, Government Houses of the British Empire and Commonwealth, Government buildings completed in 1858, Official residences in Guyana, Presidential palaces

Bourda

The Bourda is a cricket ground in Georgetown, Guyana, used by the Guyanese cricket team for matches with other nations in the Caribbean as well as some Test matches involving the West Indies. Located in Bourda in Georgetown, Guyana, between Regent Street and North Road, it is home to the Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC). The ground is reminiscent of old baseball stadiums, due to its cantilever stands.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.81 -58.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Guyana, Cricket grounds in Guyana, Football venues in Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana, Houses completed in 1884, Test cricket grounds in the West Indies

Guyana Zoo

Guyana Zoo (officially Guyana Zoological Park) is a zoo located in Georgetown, the capital of Guyana. The zoo officially opened in 1952, but its grounds had been used as botanical gardens since 1895. Some of its most popular attractions are Harpy Eagles and manatees. As of 2005, the zoo had approximately 25 staff. The Calgary Zoo has partnered with Guyana Zoo as "sister" zoos.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.81 -58.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Georgetown, Guyana, Zoos in Guyana

St. Stanislaus College

St. Stanislaus College is a Grade A Senior Secondary School in Georgetown, Guyana. It has a student population of 500 and a teaching staff of forty. Admission to the school is normally through the Secondary Schools' Entrance Examination.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.81 -58.17 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Educational institutions established in 1866, Schools in Guyana

Georgetown City Hall

Georgetown City Hall is a nineteenth-century Gothic Revival building located on the corner of Regent Street and Avenue of the Republic in Georgetown, Guyana. The building was designed by architect Reverend Ignatius Scoles in 1887, and was completed in June 1889. The building houses the offices of the Mayor, the City Council, and the City Engineer.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 6.81 -58.16 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Guyana, Georgetown, Guyana, Government buildings completed in 1889, Historic sites in Guyana