Barbican Estate

The Barbican Estate is a collection of old ruins ranging from cannons and battlements to cogs for sugar mills. As an official Jamaican National Heritage Site, this maintained property is a great way to experience what the history of Jamaica has left behind.


Visitors are free to explore the area and find the many ruins that are scattered among the area. You may need to look carefully, as over the years nature has reclaimed much of what was the Barbican Estate.

Staying Close

Barbican Estate is located in Hanover Parish, ensuring those staying in this part of Jamaica will have convenient access to the historical site throughout their trip. There isn't much congestion in the area near the historic site, perhaps because there aren't many lodging options nearby.

Hotels near Barbican Estate
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa Resort 3.2 mi. (24.4 km) W
Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort and Spa Hotel 3.3 mi. (24.6 km) W
West Palm Hotel Hotel 4.7 mi. (26.8 km) W
Camp Cabarita Eco Lodge Lodge 6.9 mi. (22.3 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

The area surrounding this landmark also has a few advantages, including Tryall Golf Course and Sandy Bay. This beach is two miles to the east of this attraction.


Contact Information

Location: Hanover Parish, Jamaica


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