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Enigma of Arrival

February 6, 2019 - 9:00am to February 28, 2019 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

As the 70th Anniversary marking the arrival of the SS Empire Windrush to the Tilbury Docks in Essex occurs this year, a temporary exhibition by the Barbados Museum & Historical Society, in partnership with the University of the West Indies and sponsorship from E


The Third Edition of the Barbados Independent Film Festival

January 11, 2019 - 9:00am to January 20, 2019 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

The Barbados Independent Film Festival highlights the work of filmmakers, producers and actors from around the world. The Festival provides a platform for independent films that embrace the power of storytelling to inform, inspire and entertain.

2019 Conference on Historical and Underwater Archaeology

January 9, 2019 - 9:00am to January 12, 2019 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

The Society for Historical Archaeology 2019 Conference on Historical and Underwater Archaeology Committee invites you to join us in St. Charles, Missouri, as the historic city celebrates its 250th anniversary. The 2019 SHA Conference will be held at the St. Charles Convention Center and Embassy Suites Hotel.



Distinguished Open Lecture

December 2, 2018 - 4:00pm

The Open Lectures Committee, in collaboration with the Trinidad and Tobago Institute of Architects and the Board of Architecture of Trinidad and Tobago presents a Distinguished Open Lecture by Sir David Adjaye OBE, Architect, will present on the topic, Building


Barbados Heritage Fair

November 30, 2018 - 1:00pm to 7:00pm [AST -04:00]

The Barbados National Trust, in partnership with the Future Centre Trust, are celebrating Barbados' 52nd Anniversary of Independence by hosting 'A Barbados Heritage Fair' at the historic Tyrol Cot House and Heritage Village on Independence day, 30th November 2018!

2018 MAC Annual General Meeting International Museums Conference

November 7, 2018 - 9:00am to November 10, 2018 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

MAC’s 29th Annual General Meeting will take place within the International Museums Conference which is organized as a partnership between MAC, the EU-LAC-Museums project, and the University of the West Indies (UWI) and is hosted by the Barbad


3D Photogrammetry Summer Intensive Workshop

July 2, 2018 - 9:00pm to July 22, 2018 - 9:00pm [AST -04:00]

The Barbados Museum and Historical Society is inviting participants aged 18-25 to register for a free Summer Intensive in 3D photogrammetry, as part of the EU-LAC Museums project. 3D photogrammetry involves photographing objects and mapping the images to re-create the object in a 3D animated form.


Association of Caribbean Historians 50th Conference

June 10, 2018 - 3:30pm to June 15, 2018 - 3:30pm [AST -04:00]

Call for Papers

“ACH @ 50: Continuity, Change and Challenge”

50th Annual ACH Conference, Barbados, June 10-15, 2018



3rd Caribbean Conference National Trusts & Preservation Societies

November 17, 2017 - 9:00am to November 19, 2017 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

The 3rd Caribbean Conference National Trusts and Preservation Societies will be held in Curaçao in November 2017, hosted by Stichting Monumentenzorg Curaçao. 


18th Triennial Conference of the International Council of Museums Committee for Conservation (ICOM-CC)

September 4, 2017 - 9:00am to September 8, 2017 - 5:00pm [AST -04:00]

Inspired by the 50th anniversary of ICOM-CC, the Conference theme revolves around the past and future of conservation. ICOM-CC's hallmark has always been action: linking past advances with future directions. ICOM-CC offers a unique international focus through worldwide participation in its specialty Working Groups.