Around Bridgetown attractions

Beach in Around Bridgetown

Pebbles Beach

Running between two high-end hotels, this lovely stretch of sand is really just an extension of Browne's Beach. It has soft sands and calm waters and is home to water-sports outfitters. It offers a lively ambience r…
Beach in Around Bridgetown

Brownes Beach

A fine beach close to downtown Bridgetown (a 10-minute walk) that makes a good break before and after lunch and shopping. A long white crescent of sand bends along with the brilliant waters of Carlisle Bay. Lots of …
Historic Site in Around Bridgetown

Garrison Savannah Area

About 2km south of central Bridgetown and inland from Carlisle Bay, the Garrison is part of the World Heritage area and was the home of the British command in the 1800s. A focal point is the oval-shaped Savannah, wh…
Museum in Around Bridgetown

George Washington House

Just west of the Barbados Museum is a place that can truly claim that the great man slept here. After decades of research and debate, it was finally shown that this 18th-century estate had been the home of the futur…
Museum in Around Bridgetown

Cricket Legends of Barbados

A must for cricket fans, this museum is the best of its kind in the Caribbean. The walls are plastered with press clippings and there are many interesting artifacts from the game. The rear wall downstairs features a…
Museum in Around Bridgetown

Barbados Museum

This excellent museum is housed in an early-19th-century military prison. It has engaging displays on all aspects of the island’s history, beginning with its indigenous residents.