Banwari Trace Archaeological Site


This site is on the Heritage Asset Register which is the official list of Trinidad and Tobago’s historic sites that are worthy of notation and preservation. The register is authorized by the National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago’s Council and is by no means exhaustive. The sites on the Heritage Asset Register are not owned by the National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago. The Trust welcomes any historical information and oral histories the public wishes to share with us concerning this site via the feedback form.

Banwari Trace Archaeological Site

Address: Oropuche Lagoon

Town/City: Siparia

Region: Siparia

Site Type: Cultural Heritage

Ownership: Public

Public Accessibility: Limited Access

Listing Status: Stage 8 – Listing Completed & Heritage Site Protected Under the Act

Grade: Grade 1 – Property in which there should be no change, nor lateration to its shape or form, nor in or upon any material object, plant or any other thing that may deform or deface the property;

Cultural Community: First People

Site Features: Archaeological Finds


Oropuche Lagoon, Siparia

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