Parliament Buildings, Bridgetown

Government Building · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
Built in a Neo-Gothic style redolent of Victorian Britain, Parliament Buildings stand as architectural landmarks and make up part of a World Heritage-listed area. The two 19th-century coral-limestone structures served as the seat of the colonial parliament in the late 19th century. Today, you can tour the interior--but be sure to dress appropriately for your visit (no shorts or T-shirts). Head into the onsite museum to bring your visit alive with information and historical background. Use our Bridgetown trip itinerary planning site to add Parliament Buildings and other attractions to your Bridgetown vacation plans.
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  • These important buildings dominate the central location of Bridgetown. It’s a relatively short walk from the cruise port to the site and its well worth the effort. The architecture and overall...  more »
  • Not far from the cruise ship port and bridgetown centre. Some good architecture and worth a good look. Great place for taking some photos.  more »
  • Can't miss this building right in the center of town, across from the National Heroes Square. It was not opened the day we were there, a Tuesday. The stately structure gave a sense of authority and...  more »

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