Attractions

Museum in Accompong

Accompong Community Centre & Museum

Across from the Parade Ground, this museum is a veritable peek into the Afro-Caribbean world’s cultural attic: goombay drums, a blunderbuss allegedly used by Nanny (legendary Maroon leader), and agricultural impleme…
Village in Accompong

Bickle Village

Uphill from the Parade Ground is Bickle Village, studded with traditional thatch-roofed homes, with a Maroon burial ground nearby, a small herbal garden where local ladies can point out different medicinal herbs, an…
Cave in Accompong

Peace Cave

One of Accompong's attractions is a one-hour trek down to the Peace Cave (guided hike about US$30), where Cudjoe signed the 1739 peace treaty with the British. The cave itself may be small and unimpressive, but the …
Square in Accompong

Parade Ground

Accompong is centered on the tiny Parade Ground, where the Presbyterian church looks over a small monument that honors Cudjoe, the Maroon leader (the statue next to it is that of Leonard Parkinson, another Maroon fr…