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, as travelers to this part of Barbados will be pleased to have convenient access to the monument throughout their trip. There are a notable amount of hotels in the area nearby Montefiore Fountain.

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

If you've worked up an appetite during your visit to the monument, don't worry -- you'll find an impressive spread restaurants and bars within traveling distance. Roti Hut Plus, which has a menu full of International meals, offers convenient access to the monument itself. The eatery is a short ways off, but distant enough that you may want to decide on taking advantage of a particular type of transportation to get there. KFC Diamond Tower and KFC Trident House are additional dining possibilities in the area. At KFC Trident House you and your companions will be able to try a bite of American fare and experience the culture of Barbados.


Operating Hours

You might want to give the monument a call in advance to find out their operating hours.


Show up at Montefiore Fountain ready to pay the price of admission, which your party can determine by phoning in advance.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (246) 427-2623

Location: Coleridge Street, downtown Bridgetown, Barbados


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