Gallery of Caribbean Art

The Gallery of Caribbean Art is the only gallery on the island that works towards the promotion of art of the entire Caribbean region. There are a number of exhibits that rotate through the building each year, highlighting the works of some of the best artists in the region. Popular mediums include photography, paintings, and sculpture.

Over 90 artists have their works on display at the Gallery of Caribbean Art on a regular basis, with everything from photography to sculptors on display. Additionally, the gallery hosts a number of rotating exhibits throughout the year, and gallery openings to promote them. There are more than 350 pieces of art work available for purchase, all of which would make a great souvenir honoring your time on the island.

Getting There

Gallery of Caribbean Art is situated in the heart of Speightstown.

What's Nearby

If you're hoping to do a lot of comparison shopping, you're probably out of luck -- although you could at least consider visiting one of the other shops that are located nearby, like Frangipani Art Gallery. Skim through the table below to get a feel for a broader range of stores that are reasonably close to this one.

Other Shopping Nearby
Name Type Distance Direction
Frangipani Art Gallery Art Gallery -- --
Adrian's Handmade Jewels & Souvenirs Gift and Souvenir Shops -- --
Jordan's Supermarket Grocery Store -- --
Bhana's Everything Store Discount and Variety Store -- --
Brianna's Variety Shop Discount and Variety Store -- --

After you finish shopping, you'll find a couple of interesting attractions you might enjoy while you're in Speightstown. If heading to a museum interests you, plan on spending some time at Arlington House Interactive Museum. However, if you'd rather visit a historical site, the right match for you might instead be St. Peter's Church. There are also a variety of restaurants nearby.


The gallery is opens at 9:30 a.m. Monday through Saturday. On Monday through Friday it closes at 4:30 p.m. and at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday.

Contact Information

Location: Queen Street, Speightstown, Barbados

Phone: (246) 419-0858

Secondary Phone: (246) 422-1346




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