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Museum of Parliament and National Heroes Gallery

The Parliament House, Bridgetown, Barbados
+1 246-310-5400
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“self guided” (3 reviews)
“key figures” (2 reviews)
“broad street” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
The Parliament House, Bridgetown, Barbados
+1 246-310-5400
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you head towards Chamberlain in the centre of the city, you will see all the main sights of Bridgetown including the Parliament Building, The Bridge, Nelson's statue and the marina.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are interested in history then this has got to be on your list of places to visit. It is an interactive museum where you will learn about the role Barbadians played in the development of democracy in Barbados. It is an interesting place...More

Thank Doyle-Schepens
Reviewed May 19, 2017

A must visit. The Barbados Museum of Parliament and the Barbados National Heroes Gallery are located in the West Wing of the Parliament Buildings in our capital city Bridgetown. Barbados has the 3rd oldest Parliament in the Commonwealth. The Barbados Museum of Parliament was created...More

Thank _bajanrose_9
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Interesting exhibit on history of Barbados independence and bonus tour of parliament chambers (on Monday).

Thank vtorange
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Located in the Parliament building, on the Broad Street side of the bridge, this small museum delivers a fascinating summary of Barbados's journey from the plantocracy and enslavement of sugar cane workers to civil rights, trade unions, suffrage and independence, just over 50 years ago....More

Thank angusM25
Reviewed March 28, 2017

On our way to Chamberlain Bridge whe passed this beautiful monument . Walking distance from Chamberlain Bridge and downtown stores.

Thank vacationspy
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the guided tour around the parliament buildings, the museum is self guided but very interesting. The tour guide for the parliament buildings was very very informative and knowledgeable

Thank Neil M
Reviewed February 7, 2017

My husband and I really enjoyed the tour. We learned about Barbados independence, government and some of its heroes. We though the set up was easily followed. The pictures and other visuals helped tell the story. I think it took us about an hour to...More

Thank Beachgrammy56
Reviewed January 3, 2017

The Museum explains the story of Barbados, including slavery, politics, independence and government alongside some of it's iconic national heroes. Some modern interpretation would help aid understanding and improve the overall experience. Some of the signs were too small to read and it all felt...More

Thank DeniseH449
Reviewed December 26, 2016

We had a great day strolling all around Bridgetown, got some great photo's as well as seeing and enjoying the period buildings. We also fell upon the local market, its alive and well worth a visit, it was really busy with locals, hawker food stalls...More

Thank B M
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