Queen’s Park is located in Bridgetown and is of great cultural and historical significance. Queen’s Park is just beautiful; the area is surrounded by delightful gardens and a pool fountain. Queen’s Park is host to many national cultural events and art exhibitions can be viewed at the Queens Park Art Gallery.
One of the oldest trees in Barbados (more than a thousand years) is located in Queen’s Park; it is a baobab tree and it has a circumference of 18 meters, this makes it one of the largest trees in Barbados. Queen’s Park House was the residence of the Commanding Officer of the British troops in the Caribbean. Queen’s Park is also home to the Steel Shed (entertainment venue) and a sports ground. Be sure to see Queen’s Park on your next visit to Bridgetown.