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    02 Jun, 2021 To 23 Jun, 2021

    The Barbados Museum & Historical Society’s 2021 Lecture Series is entitled: “Fighting for Souls: Spirituality and Religion in Barbados.”

    Tune in via Zoom or Facebook Live (@BarbadosMuseum) and explore the history, development and context of religion in Barbados with a roster of lectures starting at 5:00 p.m. from May 12th and continuing every week until June 23rd.

    Here’s the remaining dates:

    June 2nd, 2021 – Prof. Pedro Welch – The Entry of the North American Churches

    June 9th 2021 – Dr. Deryck Murray – African Spirituality and Religion in the Caribbean from Slavery-Present

    June 16th, 2021 – Mr. Sabir Nakhuda – Islam in Barbados

    June 23rd, 2021 – Dr. Janak Sodha – Hinduism in Barbados

    For more information:
    Call: 246-538-0201
    Email: info@barbmuse.org.bb

    The Division of Culture, Prime Minister’s Office and the Barbados World Heritage Committee are hosting a discussion on Sensitizing Young Persons to the Potential of the Heritage Sector as a Career as the 2nd part of the Heritage Month Webinar Series “Dollars and Sense of Heritage”.

    The webinar will examine the views of young Barbadian students on ways to assist in the development of the sector to make it more sustainable.

    Moderator: The Hon. John King – Minister of Culture in the Prime Minister’s Office.

    Access via https://youtu.be/fZ0NKU3o6tA 

    St. Nicholas Abbey Heritage Railway, Barbados

    20 Jun, 2021

    Impress Dad this Father’s Day with the unique gift and unforgettable experience of a ride aboard the St. Nicholas Abbey Heritage Railway.

    Enjoy this special all-inclusive rate, which includes the Heritage Railway, The Abbey, and the Distillery.

    Bookings are not required!

    The Abbey will be open from 9:30 am.

    Train Departure Times: 10:00 am, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm and 2:30 pm.

    Please arrive 40 minutes before departure times.

    Special admission prices:
    Adults: Bds $40
    Children 12 and under: Bds $15
    Children under 3 are FREE

    Social distancing and health protocols will be strictly enforced both around the Abbey and on the open air carriages aboard the train. Remember to bring your mask.