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COMMUNITY NOTICE   All participants for the Brimstone Hill Emancipation Festival are invited to a meeting on Thursday August 8, 2013, at the office of the Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Society, Matheson House, Taylors Range at 4:30 pm sharp.   Kindly make a special effort to attend and to be […]

Brimstone Hill Emancipation Festival

COMMUNITY NOTICE All artistes who wish to perform at the inaugural Brimstone Hill Emancipation Festival slated for Sunday 11th August 2013, are reminded that the deadline for the registration of artistes is Thursday 1st August 2013. You may register by calling 465-2609 or by dropping into the office at the […]

Brimstone Hill Emancipation Festival

On Sunday 11th August 2013 the Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park shall be the venue for the first ever Brimstone Hill Emancipation Festival. The Brimstone Hill Society will be partnering with the University of the West Indies Open Campus, Island Xpressions and of course our nation’s many creative souls to bring you this […]

First Ever Emancipation Festival at Brimstone Hill

8th November 2012 In honour of our sons and daughters who gave their lives in both World Wars, the flag of the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis which is flown from atop the Fort George Citadel at the Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park shall be flown at half-mast on […]

Flag at Citadel to be flown at half-mast on ...

Campbell Evelyn – 3 September 1921-7 November 2012 It is with deep regret that the Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Society announces the passing of one of its earliest and most faithful members, Mr. Campbell Evelyn. Mr. Evelyn, who served in the British Army during the Second World War, was […]

Passing of Campbell Evelyn

PRESS RELEASE “The Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park has just been awarded a Four and a Half Star Rating from Trip Advisor, one of the world’s most highly respected travel rating entities. The Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Society wishes to thank it’s loyal and hard working staff, without whose […]

A Four And A Half Star Rating For The Brimstone ...

PRESS RELEASE The perfect way to relax after the exertions of the Fit and Fearless Run. On Sunday 30 September the Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Society and the St. Kitts-Nevis Defence Force present The Annual Sunset Recital.

A Beautiful Climax to Our Independence Celebrations

By Leonora Williams The 15th Annual Emancipation Concert, held at the historic Brimstone Hill on Sunday 12th August, was as usual packed with local talent, encompassing, music, dancing, spoken word and drumming. The programme this year was preluded by session by local folklore – Moko Jumbies, Clowns and Masquerades and […]

Brimstone Hill’s 15th Annual Emancipation Concert

By Orita Bailey International Day for Monuments and Sites – World Heritage Day is celebrated on 18th April annually, this year is the 40th anniversary of the establishment of an international day to focus attention on monuments and sites worldwide. The aim of world Heritage day is to encourage local […]


By Orita Bailey The long awaited re-enactment of the 1782 Battle of Brimstone Hill took place on Thursday 29th March before a large crowd of observers, at the historic fort. The Re-enactors were from the British Brigade, an organisation of enthusiasts from the United States and local members of the […]

Battle of Brimstone Hill Re-enacted 230 years Later!

By Orita Bailey Brimstone Hill Fortress will once again reverberate with the sound of gunfire when re-enactors from The British Soldiers Fund from the USA and members of the St. Kitts-Nevis Defence Force re-enact the battle which was to play a pivotal role in the future and history of the […]

Re-enactment of Battle of Brimstone Hill

Press Release A special event of the History and Heritage ‘Week’ of Activities is the presentation of the History and Heritage Award for outstanding and sustained contribution to the promotion, advocacy, support and development of the cultural heritage of St. Kitts and Nevis. The awardees this year are Constantine Edwards, […]

History and Heritage Awards