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

You may enjoy staying in Holetown if you plan on visiting Folkstone Museum, since visitors to this part of Barbados will have the benefit of easy museum access during their time there. If you want to find a place near Folkstone Museum, there are a decent selection of hotels to choose from in the area.

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

There are many dining options to choose from in the neighborhood surrounding this museum. The most proximate eatery is Coral Reef Club Restaurant, which serves International meals. Coral Reef Club Restaurant is a slight ways away, but distant enough that you might need to aim for using a method of transport to arrive. Also near Folkstone Museum you and your companions will encounter options like Spago Settler's Beach and Laguna where you and your group can try out contemporary cuisine and enjoy the Barbados scene.

Information

Operating Hours

The hours of operation for the museum are not readily available, meaning that your best option is calling ahead of time to make sure the site is going to be open during the time you and your companions intend to visit.

Payment

Show up at this destination with plans to pay the total cost of admission, which your party can nail down by calling ahead.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (246) 422-2871

Location: Highway 1 , Holetown, Barbados

 

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