Built in honor of the Bahamian soldiers who have lost their lives in combat, this garden stands as a solemn reminder of the cost of war. The garden is dedicated namely to the soldiers from World Wars One and Two, as well as four marines whom were killed when their boat was stuck by a Cuban missile.
The gardens are located just behind the Supreme Court and are small enough to easily walk through.
Situated near the center of downtown Nassau, Garden of Remembrance happily welcomes residents and tourists lodging in this neighborhood or the surrounding area. Even if you aren't staying particularly close, you should consider dropping by for some fun in the sun.
Of course, one of the most enjoyable possibilities while spending a few hours exploring the area is chowing down on fare at a restaurant within traveling distance of the gardens. The most frequented nearby restaurant to Garden of Remembrance is Taj Mahal, which has a menu full of Indian dishes. The restaurant is just around less than a hundred yards from the gardens, so grab a table and try something off the menu. Van Breugel's Restaurant and are some of the other refreshment choices nearby where you will be able to enjoy the local cuisine in the Bahamas.
Those interested in seeing two botanical gardens, seek out The Retreat National Park, which is found two miles to the east-southeast of this page's attraction. Other nearby attractions include , which is a couple hundred yards away downtown Nassau. You might also think about heading over to Junkanoo Expo, which is another attraction close by.
With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never get bored. Attractions close-by can be found in the following table.
|--||0.1 mi. (5.0 km)||N||Downtown Nassau|
|Junkanoo Expo||Museum||0.2 mi. (5.1 km)||N||Downtown Nassau|
|Bahamas Historical Society Museum||Museum||0.2 mi. (4.8 km)||E||Downtown Nassau|
|Balcony House Museum||Museum||0.2 mi. (4.8 km)||W||Downtown Nassau|
|Gregory Arch||Historic Site||0.2 mi. (4.7 km)||WSW||Downtown Nassau|
|Pompey Museum||Museum||0.2 mi. (5.0 km)||NW||Downtown Nassau|
|Fort Fincastle||Historic Site||0.3 mi. (4.5 km)||SE||Downtown Nassau|
|Pirates of Nassau||Museum||0.3 mi. (4.9 km)||W||Downtown Nassau|
Parliament Square, downtown Nassau, New Providence, Bahamas
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