The Barbados Tourism Product Authority (BTPA), in association with the Barbados National Trust, presents the BTPA Sugar And Rum 2018 Season Lecture Series
Join prominent historians and experts as they explore the history of the story of sugar and rum in Barbados and tell the tales often unheard by many. This lecture series is designed to be informative, engaging and to showcase the compelling and fascinating history and authentic story of Barbados.
This year's series runs from Jan 25th - Mar 24th 2018
Here's the Schedule:
The Land That Sugar Bought - Kevin Farmer
Tells the story of the enslaved people who worked on the sugar plantations.
The Barbados Museum & Historical Society, The Garrison, St. Michael
The History of Morgan Lewis Windmill - by Dr Karl Watson
Tells the tale of the largest and only intact sugar windmill of its kind remaining in the Western Hemisphere.
The Morgan Lewis Windmill, Shorey Village, St. Andrew
For more information, call the BTPA at 535-3700.