Montefiore Fountain

Built in 1865, the Montefiore Fountain represents Justice, Fortitude, Temperance, and Prudence, all ideals in Barbados. It was donated by John Montefiore in honor of his father, a freed slave who had become a successful merchant.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Montefiore Fountain may choose to book their trip in downtown Bridgetown, since those staying in this area of Barbados will be excited to have easy access to this monument during their time there. There are a notable collection of lodgings in the district nearby this attraction.

Hotels near Montefiore Fountain
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Melbourne Hotel and Apartments Hotel 0.9 mi. (2.0 km) ESE
Bajan Beach Cottages Cottages 1.1 mi. (2.0 km) SSE
Radisson Aquatica Resort Resort 1.3 mi. (2.2 km) SSE
Grand Barbados Beach Resort Resort 1.3 mi. (2.2 km) SSE
Island Inn Hotel Hotel 1.3 mi. (2.3 km) SSE
Hilton Hotel Barbados Hotel 1.5 mi. (2.4 km) S
Sweetfield Manor Historic Inn B & B 1.5 mi. (2.9 km) SE

Location and What's Nearby

Island staples like golfing and taking to the water will also be found easily in the area. Guests who are interested in trying out their aptitude around the green, will be able to do so at the closest golfing opportunity, which is Rockley Golf Course. Many moments can also be filled with time at Carlisle Bay, the nearest beach. However, many other golf and beach options exist in the neighborhood. You will encounter multiple other local attractions within a reasonable distance. Just a short distance away you will find two additional attractions--Jewish Museum and Barbados National Heroes Gallery.


Operating Hours

You should call the monument's number before you visit to determine their operating hours.


For price of admission, you should call Montefiore Fountain ahead of time to find out how much, or if they charge.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (246) 427-2623

Location: Coleridge Street, Bridgetown, Barbados


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