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Rum Factory and Heritage Park

Bridgetown, Barbados
+1 246-420-1977
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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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Bridgetown, Barbados
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The displays tell you all about the rum-making process but beware the prices - you can buy everything at 'normal' prices in the local supermarkets.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely owners , friendly staff ,excellent breakfast Beautiful rooms. Perfect location Five star would definitely recommend

Thank Jackie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great lunch before we went on the Tour. Nice punch to start with lots of interesting history. There were quite a few tasting rums, my favourite was the multi use Mount Gay Eclipse.

Thank Max073
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is by far one of the best attractions on the island, like other reviews state a "gem". Admission is free, self walking tour - just follow the yellow shoes on the ground.I think you can have a tour guide (not sure). Grounds impeccable, Tastings...More

Thank Debra E
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 13 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 22 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 24 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
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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