Folkstone Museum

Learn about the marine flora and fauna of the area and then enjoy a snorkeling expedition on an artificial reef formed by a sunken ship.

Exhibits

Check out aquariums full of rare sea creatures and then enjoy the park's recreational area featuring tennis courts, picnic areas, a snack stand to get refreshed and snorkeling and diving opportunities.

Staying Close

Holetown is a good option for those wishing to visit Folkstone Museum, since guests staying in this region of Barbados will have the benefit of easy access to this museum during their visit. There is a respectable amount of lodgings in the community surrounding this facility.

Hotels near Folkstone Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Coral Reef Club Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.8 km) NW
Settlers Beach Villa Hotel Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.5 km) SE
Colony Club Hotel Hotel 0.2 mi. (1.0 km) N
The Sandpiper Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.4 km) SE
Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts Resort 0.3 mi. (0.3 km) SE
Mango Bay Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) SSE
Sunswept Beach Hotel Hotel 0.5 mi. (0.1 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

If you've worked up an appetite during your museum visit, don't worry -- there is a plentiful supply of local restaurants within traveling distance. The closest eatery is Coral Reef Club Restaurant, which sells International meals. Coral Reef Club Restaurant is a short ways off, but out of the way enough that you will decide to decide on using a means of transport to get there. Also within a short distance, you will find restaurants including Spago Settler's Beach and Laguna where you and your party might eat some contemporary cuisine and enjoy the Barbados scene.

Information

Operating Hours

You might want to call the museum ahead of time to get their hours of operation.

Payment

If you need to know the price of admission, you should call Folkstone Museum ahead of time to determine how much they charge, or if they do at all.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (246) 422-2871

Location: Highway 1 , Holetown, Barbados

 

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