Mission House,Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 2013
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Mission House was built in the mid-1800’s and is one of Cayman’s oldest known dwellings. It is closely linked to the early development of Christianity and education in the Cayman Islands and is also an example of the traditional building techniques used in Cayman at that time. The house was destroyed by Hurricane Ivan in 2004 and completely rebuilt in 2006.
Today the Mission House is a museum taking visitors back to an earlier time in Cayman’s history by recreating the living situations of the three families known to have owned the home. The house and its grounds are also available to be hired for private events.