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

Downtown Bridgetown is a good option for those wishing to visit Montefiore Fountain, since those staying in this region of Barbados will have the benefit of convenient access to the monument during their time there. There are a notable amount of hotels in the neighborhood around this landmark.

Hotels near Montefiore Fountain
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Nautilus Beach Apartments Villa complex 1.1 mi. (2.0 km) SSE
Bajan Beach Cottages Cottages 1.1 mi. (2.0 km) SSE
Radisson Aquatica 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
Savannah Hotel Hotel 1.7 mi. (2.9 km) SSE

Location and What's Nearby

If the time you spend at the monument leaves your stomach stomach growling, don't fret -- you'll discover an exceptionally large selection of local dining spots in this area. Balcony, which sells Bajan fare, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. The dining establishment is a slight distance off, but distant enough that you may want to aim for having a particular type of transportation to arrive. Also within reach, you'll have eateries like Chefette Marhill Street and Lucky Horseshoe where you will want to try a bit of American fare and enjoy the culture of Barbados.

Information

Operating Hours

You might want to give the monument a call before you visit to get the exact hours of operation.

Payment

Show up at this attraction with plans to pay for the price of admission, which your party can determine by calling in advance.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (246) 427-2623

Location: Coleridge Street, downtown Bridgetown, Barbados

 

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