Historic Garrison and its Museum – A Military Story – A Walking Tour

July 3, 2019

July 31, 2019

9:30 am To 12:30 pm

The Barbados Museum & Historical Society, The Garrison, St. Michael

Event Description

Chattel House Audio Tours Inc presents Historic Garrison and its Museum – A Military Story –  A Walking Tour.

Long before the sport of kings and goat racing, the Garrison Savannah held its own as St Ann’s Fort.

Tour these historic grounds and learn about the prison, hospital, the place where the first President of the United States stayed as a young man. Or view the majestic cannons and let them tell you their story.

Please wear comfortable shoes.

The audio equipment used will provide you with an earpiece, however you are free to use your personal headphones.

Light snack and a museum tour included.

Approximately 3 hours duration

Tours are available on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
 
Tickets: Bds $60.00  
Barbadians with ID Bds $50.00

Space is limited and will be guaranteed once payment received.

For more information and to purchase your tickets, call 232-7531, book online at https://chatbarbados.com/tour/walking-tour-historic-garrison-museum-military-story/ or email chatbarbados@gmail.com .

Add a Review

Related Events

Farley Hill National Park, Farley Hill, St. Peter

18 Jul, 2020

10:00 am - 8:00 pm

This is the annual Soca On De Hill all-day concert presented by 4D Entertainment.

This event celebrates the musical offerings of the Crop Over Festival. It is a live showcase of a local potpourri of rhythmic vibrations from the top local Artistes and bands and is tastefully infused with the appearance of a sprinkling of delightful regional acts whose songs add a further Caribbean flavour to the Vibe on the Hill.

The World’s Greatest Soca Party
A cast of The Best of Barbados Soca Stars with a mixture of International Soca Artistes

Date: Sunday July 19th 2020

Box Offices:
Online at Ticketlinkz; Eddie’s Supermarket, Speightstown; Rubis, Sunset Crest; Rubis Wildey; Jordan’s Supermarket, Fitts Village, St. James; FLOW, The Dome Mall, Warrens; FLOW, Sheraton; FLOW, Sky Mall; FLOW, Swan Street; CS Pharmacy, Broad St.; iMart, The Walk, Welches; A & B Music, Sheraton Mall; Upbeat, Six Roads, St. Philip; 5th Avenue Fashions, #21 Swan Street; Flawless Home Décor, Kay’s House, Shop #2 Bridgetown; Barbados Lotteries, Independence Square; M-Powered, Sky Mall

Contact Soca on de Hill for queries at:
TEL:+1246-234-7622 and on Facebook

Kensington Oval, President Kennedy Drive, Fontabelle, St. Michael

24 Jul, 2020

8:00 am - 2:00 pm

The National Cultural Foundation presents 2020 Junior Kadooment & Fair on Saturday July 25th 2020.

The Junior Kadooment is a smaller version of the Grand Kadooment – without the street parade.
Bands of costumed juniors vie for titles and prizes.

The Children of Crop Over get their opportunity to parade in mass colour and splendor at Kensington Oval. The day will be filled with dreams and vision as we continue to safeguard the traditions of masquerade in the sweetest summer festival. The event features the parade of the Kings & Queens of the Junior Bands, The Parade of the Junior Bands, the Party Zone, Cool Down Zone & After Party.

Bands of costumed juniors vie for titles and prizes. Judging is based on portrayal, craftsmanship, presentation, originality and visual impact. Kensington Oval will provide a state of the art venue for the young masqueraders to parade and party. The event will also provide a family friendly environment for visitors to the island who wish to participate in the festival.