The Development of a City – Bridgetown – A Walking Tour

September 1, 2019

September 29, 2019

Independence Square, Bridgetown, St Michael

Event Description

Chattel House Audio Tours Inc presents The Development of a City – Bridgetown – A Walking Tour.

Learn little known fascinating facts about Bridgetown, its early commercial activity, and its religious, political, and social spaces that characterize our UNESCO World Heritage Site.

You will visit the oldest church, the burial ground and the “birthplace” of rum among other exciting stops.

Assemble in Independence Square directly opposite the National Library.

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 will be provided for your added comfort.

Tours Times:
Sundays at 10:00 and 3:30 pm
Wednesdays
at 10:00 am
Tuesdays and Thursdays
at 9:30 am

Tickets: Bds $40.00
Barbadians with ID Bds $30.00

Space is limited and will be guaranteed once payment received.

For more information, call 232-7531 or email chatbarbados@gmail.com .

To purchase your tickets online, visit https://chatbarbados.com/tour/the-development-of-a-city-bridgetown/

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Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
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Dress
Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

Walk Descriptions
In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
The Medium group 8-10 miles,
The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
The Fast group 12-14 miles.

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See Dates

Holetown, St. James

15 Feb, 2020 To 22 Feb, 2020

Chattel House Audio Tours Inc presents The Development of a City – Bridgetown – A Walking Tour.

Learn little known fascinating facts about Bridgetown, its early commercial activity, and its religious, political, and social spaces that characterize our UNESCO World Heritage Site.

You will visit the oldest church, the burial ground and the “birthplace” of rum among other exciting stops.

Assemble in Independence Square directly opposite the National Library.

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 will be provided for your added comfort.

Tours Times:
Sundays at 10:00 and 3:30 pm
Wednesdays
at 10:00 am
Tuesdays and Thursdays
at 9:30 am

Tickets: Bds $40.00
Barbadians with ID Bds $30.00

Space is limited and will be guaranteed once payment received.

For more information, call 232-7531 or email chatbarbados@gmail.com .

To purchase your tickets online, visit https://chatbarbados.com/tour/the-development-of-a-city-bridgetown/