St Kitts and Nevis: Prime Minister of St Kitts and Nevis, Dr Terrance Drew, has announced the opening and transformation of the house of Legendary First National Hero of the nation, Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw, into a historical museum on Tuesday, February 21, 2023.
According to the updates, Prime Minister Drew took to his official social media handle to share the cheerful news with his fellow St Kittians regarding the conversion of the home into a museum showcasing the life journey along with things he possessed during his life. In his Facebook caption, PM Drew said, “Greetings, Here at the home of our First National Hero soon to be converted into a museum.”
In addition, while announcing his Facebook account, the Prime minister of the -twin-island Federation shared a photograph of him standing outside the house of the First National Hero of the country, Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw, whose life journey is considered an inspiration for the people of St Kitts and Nevis.
Furthermore, Prime Minister Drew took it to share notable glimpses from the life of Robert Bradshaw, emphasizing and remembering how he conducted himself throughout his life. Bradshaw was appointed as the nation’s first premier and chaired as the Chief Minister, Labour activist, and legislator, said the PM.
Moreover, the administration of St Kitts and Nevis has been discussing on turning his house into a museum which came to the final decision in 2015 and getting implemented this year under the supervision and leadership of the St Kitts and Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP) government under the vision of Prime Minister Dr Terrance Drew certainly.
Additionally, Prime Minster of St Kitts and Nevis, Dr Drew, also shared the news regarding the upgradation of the international Airport named after Robert L. Bradshaw. The plans to execute the upgrade process are in place and will begin shortly, said officials.
The estimated amount of the upgrade process has been proposed to support the Tourism, Civil Aviation and International Transport Ministry, which is around EC$27.0 million for the recurrent expenditure.
In his remarks, PM Drew added, “The resources would be used to assist in further diversification of the tourism industry and its products certainly as it relates to the growth of increased facilitation of destination tourism.”
In the end, the museum is expected to boost the attraction among the tourism industry of the Twin-Island Federation in front of other countries. St Kitts and Nevis have been a nation to cater tourists from around the world with its offerings of historical sites.