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The Salt Beacon

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism

This Roman Tuscan Column was erected during the vibrant period of the salt trade in the late 1600s, between European countries such as France and Spain as well as Caribbean countries like Haiti. The column served as a marker to guide vessels to the salt pans.

Accessibility Notes

The boardwalk at this site is wheelchair friendly.

Pet Friendly Notes

Leashed pets are welcomed, but must be controlled.


Seasons Open

Year Round

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