National Trust of Guyana

Independence Arch (Rose Hall)

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Location: Rose Hall Town, Corentyne, Berbice
Classification: Commemorative Monument
Period/ Year Built: Mid-late 20th century

Historical Background / Description:
The Independence Arch is located on Rose Hall Town Main Road within close vicinity of the market. The oval shaped arch was unveiled in recognition of Guyana attaining its Independence status in 1966. The phrase “Independence 1966” is affixed to the curvature of the structure.