Barbados Sights

Queen's Park

  • Constitution Rd. Map It
  • Bridgetown
  • Park (National/State/Provincial)

Published 10/12/2015

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Northeast of Bridgetown, Queen's Park has one of the island's two immense baobab trees. Brought to Barbados from Guinea, West Africa, around 1738, this tree has a girth of more than 60 feet. Queen's Park Art Gallery, managed by the National Culture Foundation, is the island's largest gallery; exhibits change monthly. Queen's Park House, built in 1783 and the historic home of the British troop commander, has been converted into a theater, with an exhibition room on the lower floor and a restaurant. Originally called King's House, the name was changed upon Queen Victoria's succession to the throne.

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Constitution Rd., Bridgetown, St. Michael, Barbados

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily 9–5

Published 10/12/2015


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