Rose Hall Great House & Garden Tour

Rose Hall Great House & Garden Tour
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$20
Duration: 45 minutes
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Description

Immerse yourself if the heritage of the island as your expert guide shares the story of this colonial ruin restored to its former majesty in the 1960’s. Learn about the lifestyle of the European bourgeoisie in the isles of the Caribbean in the Eighteenth Century. The tale of the Annee Palmer, the famed White Witch of Rose Hall is sure to delight. Beautiful tropical gardens and personalities will colour your experience with fun along the way!

The experience immediately begins as guests arrive at the Rose Hall Great House to the sound of African drumming. Once greeted, guests are introduced to their Guide who then shares the enchanting history of this renovated plantation Great House and the legend of Annee Palmer.  There is a small pause on the approach to the house for the property photographers to take pictures of guests posing in front of the house. Tour includes a walk-through of each room of the house with background information on the antiques as well as descriptions of plantation lifestyle. The legend of Annee Palmer killing her 3 husbands comes alive. Guests are then taken to the dungeon and offered ‘Witches Brew’, a potent rum cocktail sold exclusively at the Rose Hall Great House Bar. After a short walk to Annee’s Grave, the tour guide escorts the guest to Annee’s Treasures which houses delightful trinkets and memorabilia of the tour and the island’s heritage.

Tour Duration: 45 minutes

Immerse yourself if the heritage of the island as your expert guide shares the story of this colonial ruin restored to its former majesty in the 1960’s. Learn about the lifestyle of the European bourgeoisie in the isles of the Caribbean in the Eighteenth Century. The tale of the Annee Palmer, the famed White Witch of Rose Hall is sure to delight. Beautiful tropical gardens and personalities will colour your experience with fun along the way!