A museum built on the site of Derek and Alton Walcott’s childhood home, Walcott House is a tribute to a great Saint Lucian family that has contributed immeasurably to our patrimony.
Said Dr. Anthony in his feature address:
“We are reclaiming our memories, and with them our hopes. We believe that if a people do not know themselves, cannot celebrate themselves – if they cannot laugh and feel moved, then living itself is reduced to meagre value. And as Sir Arthur Lewis recognised, we can ill afford a “cultural desert.””