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Rum Factory and Heritage Park

Bridgetown, Barbados
+1 246-420-1977
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Barbados Rum Distilery and Afternoon Tea
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Old-fashioned sugar refinery: archaic machinery, folk art fairs, a sculpture garden and fields of sugarcane create a unique atmosphere sure to please the most jaded tourists.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
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“gift shop” (3 reviews)
Bridgetown, Barbados
+1 246-420-1977
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is a well maintained piece of Barbados history. Nice building and grounds. They also produce a fine rum.

Thank davidm34746
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Excellent tour with incredibly friendly and knowledgeable staff. The tour isn't in the distillery but is still worthwhile. Five samples are included in the entry fee and each is rum sampled is explained in detail and provides a real appreciation of the oldest rum in...More

Thank 21stCenturyMariner
Reviewed 12 July 2017

An Interesting Rum Tour for Most ( not for small children,who get bored easily or mid- schoolers) It Started off with a rum punch, then a talk about the history of rum making and Mount Gay Rum Factory. We were also shown a a video...More

2  Thank Marian M
Reviewed 21 June 2017

this was a good experience. We were transported to the place from the hotel. the rum tour guide was absolutely delightful and funny. We left with the bus driver and went to the Harrison cave. An unexpected amazing surprise and beautiful sight.

Thank Marie J
Reviewed 23 May 2017

By far this was one of the best excursions I took on my recent 7 day cruise. Not only was it an interesting tour where our guides explained the history and process, but the level of detail around the rum tasting was impressive. With each...More

Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 3 December 2016

A worthwhile visit if you're interested in how rum is made. The tour begins with your guide relaying the story about sugar cane and how the concept of rum originated. There is a tasting, where 5 different time are offered so ensure who is going...More

Thank jill150
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Excellent excursion, you learn of the history of rum making, you get to taste the product at various ages. Very knowledgeable guides. Lovely lunch, fair priced gift shop

Thank Marie M
Reviewed 17 July 2016

You can't come to Barbados without a tour of the Mount Gay Rum Factory or Heritage Park. I actually make a point of coming to the rum factory every time I visit for the tour. The tour price is reasonably priced and you can drink...More

2  Thank cathy473
Reviewed 7 May 2016

Tasted the best rum drink here. Great gift shop to buy rum, loved the atmosphere, very interesting distillery.

1  Thank jjgaylord
Reviewed 26 February 2016

This was more than I expected in terms of the education I got about rum and the generosity of the staff in offering us sample after sample of rums. The Plantation house was kinda creepy, knowing that we were walking through a place where time...More

2  Thank nesa C
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Response from Marian M | Reviewed this property |
The tour is $ 15 per person. Mount Gay Signature Rum Tour in Barbados 1-hour tour of the Mount Gay Visitor Center Pre-purchased tickets guarantee your admission Visit the Heritage Room, the Tasting Room, and the Bottling... More