Blue Penny Museum

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

Landmarks in the Area

Office building
The State Bank Tower is a high-rise building in the capital city of , . is situated 450 meters east of Blue Penny Museum. Photo: Maral10, Public domain.

The National Library of the Republic of Mauritius, has been entrusted by law as the national institution responsible for collecting, bibliographically recording, preserving and making available the nation’s collective memory. is situated 510 meters southeast of Blue Penny Museum.

Historic building
The Immigration Depot is a building complex located in on the island of , the first British colony to receive indentured, or contracted, labour workforce from India. is situated 630 meters northeast of Blue Penny Museum. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Bank of Mauritius is the central bank of the Republic of Mauritius. is situated 660 meters east of Blue Penny Museum.

Localities in the Area

Baie-du-Tombeau is a village in located in the , situated near the Rivière du Tombeau. is situated 5 km north of Blue Penny Museum.

St. Pierre is a village in the district of Moka in .It is considered to be found in the heart of Mauritius.The climatic conditions is cold and ideal especially during summer with cold breeze. is situated 8 km southeast of Blue Penny Museum.

Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill is a town in , located in the Plaines Wilhems District, it is administered by the Municipal Council of Beau-Bassin Rose-Hill. is situated 9 km south of Blue Penny Museum. Photo: Mauritian1, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ebene is a suburb on the island nation of , 15 kilometres south of the capital, . is situated 9 km south of Blue Penny Museum. Photo: Starts, CC0.

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