Welcome: National Heroes of Jamaica
Description: The national heroes of Jamaica emerged at a time when the Jamaican people were under colonialism. They came and changed the course of Jamaica's history by giving social and political freedom to its people. These national heroes of Jamaica dared to challenge the institution of colonialism standing up for the people of the country. The National Heroes Park in Kingston acknowledges these seven great heroes of Jamaica where they are viewed with inspiring pride and symbols of enduring strength.
Grade Level: 9-12
Curriculum: Social Studies
Author(s): Shantle Mcmorris