New Plymouth Memorial Sculpture Garden - Bahamas
Are you a business owner in Bahamas?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Bahamas.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Directions to New Plymouth Memorial Sculpture Garden
No visit to Green Turtle Cay would be complete without a stop at the New Plymouth Memorial Sculpture Garden. In the heart of the island's main settlement, New Plymouth, is a quiet garden dedicated to preserving the memory of the cay's loyalist history.
Featuring bronze sculptures of the town's prominent loyalist founders as well as their descendants and slaves, the garden is an informative oasis. Reflecting the loyalists' allegiance to the Crown, the sculptures are arranged in the pattern of the Union Jack.
Plaques detailing the deeds and achievements of the commemorated can be found throughout the site, along with a few surprises. The memorial dedicated to Jeanne Thompson, a descendant of slaves and contemporary playwright, is one of the highlights; Thompson is memorialised for being the country's second female attorney.
The memorial is free to visit. Those travelling from other islands can get to the island via private boat or one of the regularly scheduled ferries from Marsh Harbour.
You may also like
Nassau: Island Food Tour
This island food tour is the first of its kind in the city of Nassau. Enjoy a mobile culinary tour, providing travelers with an amazing sensory experience through the tas2 ReviewsFrom $115.00
Nassau: Self-Guided Audio Tour
Immerse yourself in the historic and beautiful city of Nassau. Nestled in the Caribbean while you can enjoy the white sandy beaches and amazing weather, take the opportunFrom $19.99
Nassau: Scooter Rental Service
Hop on a new scooter ride and set out to explore this beautiful tropical island, stopping where you like for up to 4 hours. Recommendations for what to see along the wayFrom $95.20
Nassau: Round-Trip Airport Transfer by Limousine
Sit back and leave the driving to a courteous professional. Enjoy a luxury airport transfer from the Nassau International Airport that will deliver you in style and comfoFrom $360.00
Paradise Beach Snorkeling and Kayaking with Lunch
See the beautiful underwater world of Freeport's Paradise Beach on a fun and relaxed 3.5-hour snorkeling and kayaking tour. Swim in the clear waters of the Atlantic Ocean1 ReviewsFrom $129.00
Freeport Snorkeling Adventure
Discover the beauty of the coral reefs and marine life of the Bahamas in the sparkling turquoise waters off the Lucayan Shores. Enjoy a 3-hour snorkeling adventure that t2 ReviewsFrom $55.00
Nassau: Rum Tastings and Culinary Walking Tour
Stroll downtown Nassau, stopping to taste Caribbean rums and rum-infused desserts on a 2-hour walking tour. Journey back to pirate-plundering and rum-running days, when r28 ReviewsFrom $82.95
Nassau: Guided ATV City Tour
Get up close and personal with the Bahamian island exploring some of its historical and cultural sites. Hop on to your ATV to discover the beauty of Nassau's landscape byFrom $168.00
Nassau: Banana Boat Adventure
Ride the thrilling 10 passenger banana boat and enjoy the fun of holding on with your friends as you bump and bounce across the warm Bahamian waters.From $20.00
Nassau: 6-Seater Beach Buggy Rental
Discover the Bahamas at your own pace and shake, rattle, and bump your way around Nassau and the island in a 6-person automatic beach buggy! Take a scenic road trip to ge1 ReviewsFrom $257.00