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24 Jul 2018
“Easily accesed from a road side”
1 Jul 2018
“Interesting Park With Potential”
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Columbus Park is an open-air historical and archaeological museum, set on 3 acres of Discovery Bay overlooking the ocean. It was named as such because Columbus could not find a source of fresh water close. The museum has recently been remodeled and...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Main Street, Discovery Bay, Jamaica
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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Easily accessed from a road side, has couple of "monuments" 2-3 picturesque spots, free entrance for us.

Thank dunger99us
Reviewed 1 July 2018

If you are a person who is interested in history and relics of history, then this is the place for you. It conveys a little part of the Jamaican history. This park has a lot of potentials and just need a little TLC. It has...More

Thank Gerald732
Reviewed 10 May 2018

This was an unplanned stop by our guide, on the way to Ocho Rious. This was a nice extra to our daylong trip. It took less than 20 min to walk around while a guide was telling us Jamaican history. Place is run down a...More

Thank Karaoshkin
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

The “museum” is in a very bad shape. I would recommend to stop only for the view from the museum. It is sad that Jamaican history is left in such a state.

Thank Niklas K
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This place was certainly interesting. Unfortunately, the place is no longer cared for. It is not worth a stop.

Thank Binaluna
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Came back down the mountain, part of the tour. Restaurant was good for their Jerk chicken and pork. Not much of a park.

Thank Karl S
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Our tour guide Byron made a pit stop to Columbus Park, the scenery was beautiful and you can take some great pictures.

Thank Funkylici0us
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This place is one of the most novel things I've ever seen. An outdoor museum charting the very birth of Jamaican history all the way to 19th century. The very sad thing is that it appears that once the idea came about, that was that...More

1  Thank shaniquemalcolm
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

It's history from 1494 - Make the stop! You'll find some ancient relics like canons, corn buskers, water system, and original walls and architecture from the 1400's. Great Jamaican photo op, and a view of the ocean that will be worth seeing!

1  Thank KansasRev
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Although there has been much controversy over the accuracy of Columbus' conquests, there is no denying that this park is a beautiful setting with many interesting items to take in - great for photo-ops!

Thank Elaine R
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