UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Barbados

Posted: December 31, 2014    Categories:

Only one site made it to the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Barbados. It is a cultural site.

  • Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison (2011)

Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison (2011)

unesco world heritage site in barbados

The Garrison Historic Area is a small district in Barbados. It was recognized by as one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Barbados in 2011 for its cultural value because of the concentration of historic buildings and sites within the district. There is a historic horse-race track and a military barracks, among other historic buildings. It also served as the base for the British West India Regiment during the 18th and 19th centuries.