Map of Attractions in Roseau

1 | Old Mill Cultural Centre

While the island and people of Dominica have grown and changed over the decades, at the Old Mill Cultural Center, they remember and preserve that culture, teaching it to their children and to the visitors who show interest. Come see this surviving modern culture of the past, including art works and performances.

This museum can be found approximately two and a half miles (approximately four kilometers) north of the center of downtown Roseau.

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1 | Lindo Park

Travelers can find this park in the heart of Roseau, only 0.5 miles (0.8 km) north of the center of downtown Roseau.

1 | Barracoon Building

This colorful and cheerful looking building has a dark history as a center of slavery on Dominica. The Barracoon Building was built as slave barracks.

This historical site is located in downtown Roseau, a short distance from the center of downtown Roseau.

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2 | Dominica Museum

Overlooking the Old Market, the Dominica Museum is a small museum that showcases the history of Dominica, from the geological aspects all the way to present day social history.

This museum is near the heart of downtown Roseau, and is a short distance from Barracoon Building.

Additional info is available here.

3 | Pebble's Park

Interested guests will find this park about a hundred yards (a couple hundred meters) from Dominica Museum.

4 | Jean Rhys House

One of Dominica's most famous people, Jean Rhys, was a writer whose works became famous on the island and throughout the British Empire. She grew up in a house on Independence and Cork Street, which was described frequently in her short stories as well as her autobiography.

This historical site is situated a short distance from Pebble's Park, and is near the center of downtown Roseau.

Additional details are available here.

5 | The Methodist Church

This historical site is situated a short distance from Jean Rhys House, and is on the premises of The Methodist Church.

6 | St. George's Anglican Church

A fully restored Anglican church built some time in the 1800's, this is a popular destination for anyone who loves the old church architecture.

Found within St. George's Anglican Church, this historical site is a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from The Methodist Church.

7 | St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cathedral

Built in the 1700s, this cathedral partially marks the end of Anglican suppression of Catholicism as well as the spread of the Catholic Church in the British colonies. While the building stands in near ruins, mass is held here on occasion, and visitors are welcome to join in during their trip.

Situated toward the middle of downtown Roseau, this historical site is located a few hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from St. George's Anglican Church.

More details can be found here.

8 | Roseau Cathedral

While the current cathedral was built as recently as 1916, there has been a church on this site since 1730, with an additional one being built in 1830, the direct predecessor of the modern cathedral.

Make your way about a hundred yards (a couple hundred meters) from St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cathedral to reach this historical site, which is situated on the same premises as Our Lady Of Fair Haven Cathedral.

More details here.

9 | The State House

Make your way about a hundred yards (a couple hundred meters) from Cathedral of Our Lady of Fair Haven to get to this historical site, which is situated on Victoria Street.

10 | Government House

Built by the order of Governor Sir William Young in 1770, the building was completed not long after. Serving as the residence for British and French governors up until independence in 1978, the house then served as the residence of the President of Dominica.

Visitors can find this historical site toward the middle of downtown Roseau, less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) from The State House.

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11 | Windsor Park

When you're coming from Government House, go a quarter mile (a half kilometer) north to reach this park.

12 | Newtown Savannah

Travel south for a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer) from Windsor Park to get to this park.

13 | Government Cemetery

Newtown Savannah is located a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) south of this historical site.

14 | Anglican Cemetery

Found on the southern edge of Roseau, this historical site is a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Government Cemetery.

15 | The Botanical Gardens

The large gardens have been part of Dominica since the 1890's, and since than have been a popular spot to visit on any trip to the island. Since the garden's founding, it has grown to include different sections, as well as a bird sanctuary where you can go and look for the rare and colorful birds that have made this garden their home.

Visitors can find this botanical garden in the heart of Roseau, just 0.4 miles (0.7 km) north of Anglican Cemetery.

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16 | Parrot Sanctuary

Dominica's unique birds are prized inhabitants of the island, and at the Syndicate Parrot Reserve, they are given a safe home. When searching the island for a view of the beautiful parrots, this reserve is your best bet.

From The Botanical Gardens, go a short distance to the south to locate this nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve.

1 | Loubiere Playing Field

Make your way southeast for a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) from the center of downtown Roseau to find this park.

This map indicates the location of 19 attractions in Roseau.

Use your mouse to click on each location to get details about individual places shown on the map, or to zoom in for a closer look at that individual part of the map. A second option is to interact with the map by using the following table. If you are interested in a specific place, click on the colored pin in the first column, or you can click on the location description in the final column.

Points of Interest Near Roseau
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Anglican Cemetery 0.3 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Barracoon Building Downtown Roseau
Cathedral of Our Lady of Fair Haven Downtown Roseau
Dominica Museum Downtown Roseau
Government Cemetery 0.3 mi. East of Downtown Roseau
Government House Downtown Roseau
Jean Rhys House Downtown Roseau
Lindo Park 0.5 mi. North of Downtown Roseau
Loubiere Playing Field 1.7 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Newtown Savannah 0.3 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Old Mill Cultural Centre Canefield, 2.0 mi. North of Central Roseau
Parrot Sanctuary 0.4 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Roseau
Pebble's Park Downtown Roseau
St. George's Anglican Church Downtown Roseau
St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cathedral Downtown Roseau
The Botanical Gardens 0.4 mi. Northeast of Downtown Roseau
The Methodist Church Downtown Roseau
The State House Downtown Roseau
Windsor Park 0.3 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Roseau

 

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