St. James Church

One of the four oldest churches in Barbados, St. James Church is a favorite spot amongst tourists due to its location near the island's first settlement.


The main attractions of this church are the stained glass windows, and a church bell with the inscription "God bless King Wiliam, 1969," which pre-dates the Liberty Bell by 54 years.

Staying Close

St. James Church is located in Holetown, which means travelers to this part of Barbados will be excited to have easy access to this historic attraction during their time there. There is a respectable collection of hotels in the region near this landmark.

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

Location and What's Nearby

Vivacious guests will additionally be engaged by the region because of the possibility of open-air activities. Historic site visitors also wishing to get in a game of golf will be pleased to learn of the closest golf course to the museum, Sandy Lane Old Nine Golf Course. Free days can also be filled with time at Folkestone Beach, the nearest beach. But, at least two other outdoor attractions are available in the neighborhood. Visitors to this historic site are also close to a couple additional attractions nearby. Another close attraction to St. James Church is Folkstone Museum, and you can find it a short distance away.


Contact Information

Location: Holetown, Barbados



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