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National Heroes Park

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

A very nice park and commemoration of heroism in Jamaica but, unfortunately, Marcus Garvey was the only hero of international reknown and significance. Had never heard of any of the others.

Thank romadaro
Reviewed 16 November 2017

If you are passing by, then drop in but maybe it's not worth making a special visit as there is not that much to see or do. it consists of memorials and tombs of all Jamaica's national heroes and some others. Not very exciting unless...More

Thank Angeladefreitas
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Heroes Park is the Jamaican equivalent of the Pantheon. For those interested in the history of Jamaica to see the final resting place of so many National Heroes is deeply moving

Thank Katherine S
Reviewed 4 April 2017

As a Jamaican I appreciate that there is somewhere to pay tribute to those great heroes that helped to establish the country, however there is so much lacking and it is in need of a major face lift. Someone call a landscape contractor! The changing...More

Thank RonnyC954
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Though I've gone to Kingston many times it was great seeing new sights. The park is huge and full of beautiful statues, sculptures, monument flowers, trees and plants. I thoroughly enjoyed seeing all the creativity that went into making this park.

Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Our guide took us into this park and by some flowering bushes and told us to look for the national bird of Jamaica, which we almost immediately saw more than one of! These lovely hummingbirds are extremely unafraid and we got close enough to take...More

Thank 221jacquelynh
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I am regular traveller to Jamaica due to family but I very rarely do tourist stuff especially in Kingston. I had visited the National Gallery and they were photos on the wall of some of the monuments in the heroes park... It was a lovely...More

Thank DanniH90
Reviewed 8 September 2016

amazingly designed monuments in memory of Jamaican heroes in very well maintained gardens guarded by armed soldiers.

2  Thank londonlout64
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I appreciate the solitude in the park that allows one to ponder the struggle of a nation that had to deal with the legacy of slavery and colonialism. The monuments are tastefully done. The only reason it doesn't get 5 stars is because there isn't...More

Thank And G
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Nature Park, with lots of flowers. It is presently being renovated, but there is a play area and seating where you can sit down and rest your feet. There is also lawn grass where you can pack a picnic lunch, spread your blanket and have...More

1  Thank Elimsyhtac
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