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King's House, Kingston

King's House - Kingston, Jamaica
King's House
Hope Road, Kingston 10, JamaicaMap
Office of the Governor General
+1 876 927 6424
Neighborhood: Kingston

This, the official residence (since 1872) of the governor-general, is a prime example of fine architecture and Jamaican heritage. Enclosed by stately black and gold iron gates, the beautiful lawns and laid out gardens are its prominent features. The mile-long drive leading to the House is flanked with towering palm trees. Among the treasures of King's House are the deluxe bound Bible used for swearing-in ceremonies and three silver lamps presented by the British government. Permission to tour King's House must be sought in writing. Admission: Free

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King's House General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Saturday from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Tours
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