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A Day of Financial Advice

On the 24 th of June 2023, the Exchange Interactive Centre hosted its Financial Literacy Fair with the generous contributions of the Barbados Public Workers’ Co-operative Credit Union Limited, Barbados Association of Retired Persons, Barbados Stock Exchange, Starcom Network News, Barbados Museum & Historical…

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The History of Barbados’ Banknotes

Did you know that Barbados used to have a currency that was issued by different organizations or entities? It started in 1950 with the British Caribbean Currency Board. This board included member countries such as Barbados, British Guyana, the Leeward Islands, the Windward Islands, and…

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2022 – Year In Review

As we look forward to the new experiences 2023 has to offer, we invite you to reflect with us on 2022. Here at the Exchange Museum, similar to many other businesses in Barbados, we slowly made a comeback from the setbacks of the COVID-19 outbreaks…

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A day of learning & fun for the family

The Exchange Museum held its first-ever Culture Fair on Saturday, August 27th 2022. There was plenty to see and experience and it was a wonderful day out for the family. Coupled with our guided tours which explained the history of currency, trade, business and education in…

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Have you heard of Abel Hendy Jones Greenidge?

There is so much to see at The Exchange Interactive Centre, especially in our 18th-century classroom exhibition. In this gallery, you will find the portrait of Abel Hendy Jones Greenidge a former student of Harrison College who was said to be the greatest classical scholar…

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History of the Exchange building

Have you ever passed this building in the courtyard of the Central Bank of Barbados and wondered what it was? Allow us to give you a brief introduction into the building which houses the interactive galleries of the Exchange Interactive Centre. Constructed in the 18th century…

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