Barbados

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  • 1. Barbados Museum

    Library/Archive

    Established in 1933 in the former British Military Prison (1815) in the historic Garrison area, this intriguing museum has artifacts from Arawak...Read More

  • 2. George Washington House

    House/Mansion/Villa

    George Washington slept here! This carefully restored and refurbished 18th-century plantation house in Bush Hill was the only place where the...Read More

  • 3. Gun Hill Signal Station

    Historic District/Site

    The 360-degree view from Gun Hill, at 700 feet, was of strategic importance to the 18th-century British army. Using lanterns and semaphore,...Read More

  • 4. Harrison's Cave

    Cave

    This limestone cavern, complete with stalactites, stalagmites, subterranean streams, and a 40-foot underground waterfall, is a rare find in...Read More

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  • 5. Mullins Beach

    Beach–Sight

    At this lovely beach just south of Speightstown, the water is safe for swimming and snorkeling. There's easy parking on the main road, and Mullins...Read More

  • 6. Pebbles Beach

    Beach–Sight

    On the southern side of Carlisle Bay, just south of Bridgetown, this broad half circle of white sand is one of the island's best beaches—and...Read More

  • 7. Accra Beach

    Beach–Sight

    This popular beach, adjacent to the Accra Beach Hotel, has a broad swath of white sand with gentle surf and a lifeguard, plenty of nearby restaurants...Read More

  • 8. Animal Flower Cave

    Cave

    Small sea anemones, or sea worms, resemble flowers when they open their tiny tentacles. They live in small pools in this sea cave at the island...Read More

  • 9. Barbados Concorde Experience

    Museum/Gallery

    The Concorde Experience focuses on the British Airways Concorde G-BOAE (Alpha Echo, for short) that for many years flew between London and Barbados...Read More

  • 10. Barbados Wildlife Reserve

    Zoo/Aquarium

    This reserve at the top of Farley Hill is the habitat of herons, innumerable land turtles, screeching peacocks, shy deer, elusive green monkeys...Read More

  • 11. Barclays Park

    Park/Playground

    Straddling the Ermy Bourne Highway on the east coast, just north of Bathsheba, this public park was donated by Barclays Bank (now First Caribbean...Read More

  • 12. Brighton Beach

    Beach–Sight

    Calm as a lake, this is where you can find locals taking a quick dip on hot days—particularly weekends. Just north of Bridgetown, Brighton Beach...Read More

  • 13. Cockspur Beach Club

    Beach–Sight

    Just north of Bridgetown, the fun-loving folks at West Indies Rum Distillery, makers of Cockspur and Malibu rums, invite visitors to enjoy a...Read More

  • 14. Dover Beach

    Beach–Sight

    All along the St. Lawrence Gap waterfront, Dover Beach is one of the most popular beaches on the south coast. The sea is fairly calm, with small...Read More

  • 15. Folkestone Underwater Park & Marine Reserve

    Museum/Gallery

    The mission of this family-oriented marine park, located just north of Holetown, is to provide high-quality recreational activities in a sustainable...Read More

  • 16. Harry Bayley Observatory

    Observatory/Planetarium

    Reopened in January 2014 with a fresh interior, high-tech fittings, and a new dome—and reequipped with a 16-inch Meade telescope with the latest...Read More

  • 17. Morgan Lewis Sugar Mill

    Historic District/Site

    Built in 1727, the mill was operational until 1945. Today it's the only remaining windmill in Barbados with its wheelhouse and sails intact...Read More

  • 18. Parliament Buildings

    Museum/Gallery

    Overlooking National Heroes Square in the center of town, these Victorian buildings were constructed around 1870 to house the British Commonwealth...Read More

  • 19. Sandy Beach

    Beach–Sight

    This beach has calm waters and a picturesque lagoon, making it an ideal location for families with small kids. It also has several artificial...Read More

  • 20. Silver Sands–Silver Rock Beach

    Beach–Sight

    Nestled between South Point, the southernmost tip of the island, and Inch Marlow Point, Silver Point Hotel overlooks this long, broad strand...Read More

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