Historical Walking Tour of Bridgetown

Are you craving a historical adventure in Barbados? Do you love hearing stories? Well, we’d love to tell YOU our historical stories by taking you back in time during a two hour walking tour. The journey is fully infused with the mingle of our ancestors and the soft whispers of our buildings. You will hardly notice the passage of time as we explore exciting sites all the way from Our Father of Independence to the “Bridge”.

This tour has 8 main stops and 8 optional stops.

Come witness the last remnants of a Screwdock in the world and explore a wealth of the commercial and religious spaces of our beloved Bridgetown. A little snack helps pass the time as you get a nibble of the sweetness that makes us the people known as Barbadians. This tour is ideal for;
- the historian
- the curious visitor
- the casual cruise visitor
- You
- anyone seeking to learn of the rich heritage that this UNESCO World Heritage Site has to offer.
- As an addition to any Barbados vacation packages

per adult from




2 hours


Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Bottled water
    • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
    • Local guide
    • Snacks
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transportation to/from attractions
    • Entry/Admission - Parliament Buildings
    • Entry/Admission - Nidhe Israel Synagogue and Museum
    • Entry/Admission - St Mary's Church
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Independence Square, Bridgetown Barbados

    Errol Barrow Statue

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Pass By: Carlisle Bay, Bay Street, Bridgetown Barbados

    Along the Bridgetown side of the Bay have their stories to tell.

    Stop At: Screw Dock, Cavan's Lane, Bridgetown Barbados

    We will tell you the importance of this Dock to the economic development of Barbados.

    Duration: 5 minutes

    Stop At: National Heroes Square, High and Trafalger Streets, Bridgetown Barbados

    We tell you about the monuments found here.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Parliament Buildings, Bridgetown Barbados

    The Parliament building and story

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Nidhe Israel Synagogue and Museum, Synagogue Lane Entrance Through Parking Lot on James Street, Bridgetown Barbados

    We will tell you about the buildings that make up the Jewish Historic Area and you might actually hear a story or two,

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: St Mary's Church, Chapel Street, Bridgetown Barbados

    This stop is part of the Optional stops. We share the story of St Mary's and its environs

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Independence Square, Bridgetown, Barbados
    Return Detail :
    The Nidhe Israel Synagogue and Museum, Synagogue Ln, Bridgetown, Barbados
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Availability for shows cannot be checked without making a booking. Credit cards will only be charged upon confirmation of show availability
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • The start point is the Errol Barrow Statute in Independence Square. The tour guide will meet you there.
    • Most travelers can participate
    • There are 8 main stops. Independence Square to the Jewish Historical District. Your tour can end here, or you can opt for the bonus 8 more stops from James Street, back to Independence Square
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Our tour is outdoors and depending on the day, we could be in heavy trafficked areas. We encourage you to wear your masks at all times. The audio equipment can be heard safely from a distance, therefore physical distancing is easily achieved. Please bring your own sanitizer for reapplication.
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Chattel House Audio Tours Inc

Activity ID: V-42216P1

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