Heritage Month Lectures 2022

Flyer-Lecture-on-October-6-2022Download Flyer-Lecture-on-October-11-2022Download October 6, 2022 St. Jago Cathedral Presenter: Professor James Robertson  Facebookhttps://fb.me/e/1WtqlVYt7 YouTubehttps://youtu.be/XQSFvVesF_g  October 11, 2022 Institute of Jamaica (IOJ) Presenter: Steven Golding  Youtube https://youtu.be/jDrqNbaTH5M Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/469357615226141/

October 4th, 2022|

JNHT Salutes Hugh Nash, CD, JP

The Board of Trustees, Management, and Staff of the Jamaica National Heritage Trust (JNHT) are deeply saddened by the passing of Mr. Hugh Nash on July 24, 2021. Mr. Nash was the second Executive Director having served from May 1, 1987 to April 30, 1992.  He also served on the Board of Trustees from 2008 [...]

August 16th, 2021|

Floral Tribute of the Rt. Ex. Norman W. Manley 2021

An invitation is extended for you to watch this event if you are available. Topic: JCDC Manchester - Norman Manley Floral Tribute Time: Jul 4, 2021 09:30 AM Bogota You may join in the 128th Celebration via the following live streaming link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85888425248?pwd=azhiSnNFcENCekRiRGJ4S2w2cFcyUT09                                                 or https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85888425248? pwd=azhiSnNFcENCekRiRGJ4S2w2cFcyUT09 Meeting ID: 858 8842 5248 Passcode: 723726 The event will [...]

July 1st, 2021|

Black History & Heritage

JAMAICA’S BLACK POLITICAL PIONEERS: Alexander Dixon and Dr Joseph R. Love ONE HUNDRED and twenty-two years ago, on February 1, 1899, Alexander Dixon was elected to the Legislative Council at Headquarters House in Kingston. Dixon, a candidate from St Elizabeth, was the first black man to be elected to the legislature since the Morant Bay [...]

February 23rd, 2021|

JNHT Bids Farewell to Dr. Patrick Bennett

The Board of Trustees, Management and Staff of the Jamaica National Heritage Trust (JNHT), an agency of the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport (MCGES), are deeply saddened by the passing of Dr. Patrick Bennett. Dr. Patrick Bennett was employed to the JNHT as Executive Director from January 1993 to May 1999. During his [...]

February 1st, 2021|

Seville Emancipation Jubilee: The Virtual Edition “Celebrating Our Roots And Culture”

Each year, on July 31st to August Mawnin, the Jamaica National Heritage Trust, a statutory agency of the Ministry of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, hosts the Emancipation Vigil at Seville Heritage Park in St. Ann.  It is done to honour all the enslaved Africans who have lived and died on the Seville Plantation.  The [...]

July 29th, 2020|