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

Emancipation Statue is located in St. Michael Parish, so visitors to this area of Barbados will have the benefit of easy monument access during their visit. There is a sufficient amount of lodgings in the locale surrounding this attraction.

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

Active guests will likely be engaged by the region because of the ample availability of outdoor pursuits. Monument guests who would also like to work on their golf game will surely enjoy heading over to nearby Rockley Golf Course. Many moments can also be enjoyed at Accra Beach, the closest beach. But, multiple beach and golf attractions remain in the community. You will also find additional indoor attractions in this general area. Without going too far, you can find two more places close-by you may find worth a visit--Errol Barrow Park and Wildey House.


Contact Information

Location: Bridgetown, Barbados


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