Emancipation Statue

The Emancipation Statue symbolizes the end of slavery and the "Apprenticeship" period in Barbados. Featuring a man breaking free of his chain, the statue shows that man (locally known as Bussa) finally becoming a free man.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in St. Michael Parish if you plan on visiting Emancipation Statue, as travelers to this area of Barbados will have easy access to this monument throughout their trip. There are a good bunch of lodgings in the region near Emancipation Statue.

Hotels near Emancipation Statue
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Melbourne Hotel and Apartments Hotel 1.6 mi. (2.0 km) WSW
Sweetfield Manor Historic Inn B & B 1.8 mi. (2.9 km) SW
South Beach Resort & Vacation Club Hotel 2.2 mi. (2.6 km) S
Abbeville Hotel Hotel 2.2 mi. (2.6 km) S
Blue Horizon Hotel 2.2 mi. (2.5 km) S
Accra Beach Hotel & Spa Hotel 2.2 mi. (2.7 km) S
Southern Surf Beach Apartments Hotel 2.2 mi. (2.4 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

And, one of the most delightful possibilities while spending an afternoon exploring the area could be enjoying a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of the monument. The closest eatery is Chefette Wildey, which offers International dishes. It's maybe around a mile away from this site's location, so stop by and place your order. Also within a short distance, you and your companions will encounter restaurants including Island Pot Restaurant and KFC Collymore Rock where you and your party might try out American dishes and enjoy the culture of Barbados.


Contact Information

Location: Bridgetown, Barbados


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