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Mille Fleurs
One of the Magnificent Seven around the Queen's Park Savannah, it was built in 1904 in the French provincial style. It was residence to the original owners, the Prada family followed by the Salvatoris, the Matouks and finally the Government of Trinidad and Tobago. It was restored in 2020 and is occupied by the National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago - 30-minute (15.2 km) drive from Green Space.

Mount St. Benedict
Set in the Northern Range, it is the oldest monastery in the region and commands a spectacular view. There is a reasonably priced tea shop in the Pax Guest House on the compound - 40-minute drive (19 km) from Green Space.

Naipaul House
This house in St. James was the childhood home of Nobel Laureate, Sir V. S. Naipaul and his brother novelist Shiva Naipaul. The house is known as the model for the house in Naipaul's 1963 novel A House for Mr Biswas. The house is furnished with items donated by the Naipaul family. Tours are available online.

National Museum & Art Gallery
Opened in 1892 as the Royal Victoria Institute as a school of science and art. The building was destroyed by fire in 1920. Today, the building is a replica of the original structure which was reopened in 1923. The museum houses collections dating back to Amerindian times, through slavery, Spanish, French and English occupation. The collection also includes an anchor from one of Columbus's ships. The art collection on the upper level, showcases pieces from local artists including a collection of paintings by Cazabon, the only Trinidadian to have exhibited at the Louvre. The collection also includes paintings by Ian Ali, Sybil Atteck, Pat Bishop, Isiah Boodhoo, Carlisle Chang, Alfredo Codallo and LeRoy Clarke - 30-minute drive (14.4 km) from Green Space.

Nelson Island
Local version of America's Ellis Island where immigrants were processed and quarantined prior to coming to Trinidad's mainland. The island features one of the oldest buildings in the twin island republic and a register containing the names of the early immigrants. There is also a cottage at which Uriah Butler was confined. Look out for heritage tours by the National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago as the island is not typically accessible to the public - 40-minute (20 km) drive from Green Space to Chaguaramas followed by 10-minute boat ride to Nelson Island.

Ortinola Great House
This house is listed by the National Trust of Trinidad & Tobago and is on the estate that supplied cocoa to Cadbury's chocolates in the 1800s. They run cocoa tours and serve afternoon tea, advance bookings required - 45-minute drive (21.3 km) from Green Space.

President's Grounds
These grounds adjoin the Royal Botanic Gardens and the gazebo on the President's grounds dates back to 1899. This gazebo is a favourite spot for local wedding photographs - 25-minute (12.7 km) drive from Green Space.

President's House
This is the official residence of the President. It was built in 1876 to house the then Governor of Trinidad and Tobago. When the country became a republic, it became the President's House. When it was built it was one of the finest examples of British colonial architecture in the Caribbean according to the Savant TV 2014 locally produced short documentary series Within these Walls . The building's stone facade (restored) is local blue limestone, and it features Victorian columns and railings with Victorian Italianate style arched portals and loggias - 25-minute (16.3 km) drive from Green Space.

Queen's Park Savannah
The QP Savannah is the largest roundabout in the world according to Trivial Pursuit board game, this green space is fringed by flowering trees and affords views of the Magnificent Seven historic buildings that span diverse architectural styles: Roomor (French baroque colonial house), Archbishop's Residence (designed by an Irishman influenced by Indian architecture), Queen's Royal College (Famous alumi include Noble Laureate V.S. Naipaul and Dr. Eric Williams, the first Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago), Whitehall (Venetian style palazzi office of the Prime Minister), Mille Fleurs (French provincial style residence), Stollmeyer's Castle/Killarney (turreted Scottish baronial house owes its design to Balmoral Castle) and Hayes Court. The Savannah also hosts a small cemetery of the Peschier family who originally owned the land and dates back to 1776 - 30-minute (15.2 km) drive from Green Space.

Queen's Royal College
One of the Magnificent Seven around the Queen's Park Savannah, the foundation stone was laid in 1902. The Main Block is German Renaissance architecture and is listed by the National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago. The main block's lighted clock tower is thought to make this building one of the most striking of the Magnificent Seven buildings. Famous alumi include Noble laureate V.S. Naipaul and Dr. Eric Williams, the first Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago - 30-minute (15.7 km) drive from Green Space.

Red House
This Port of Spain building dates back to 1907. As the seat of parliament, it was stormed in 1990 in an attempted coup d'etat. The damaged building was documented in the Savant TV 2014 locally produced short documentary series Within These Walls . It has since been restored. A plaster artifact from the Red House obtained from National Trust of Trinidad and Tobago is exhibited in the reading nook of Green Space - 40-minute (16 km) drive from Green Space.

Roomor/Ambard House
One of the Magnificent Seven around the Queen's Park Savannah and is still privately owned. The architecture is in the French 2nd Empire style. Originally named Ambard's house, after the family that built it, the rafter came from the Ambard estste. The name Roomor is a combination of Roodal and Morgan. Timothy Roodal was the last person to buy the house and Mr Roodal's heirs still reside in the house -30-minute (14.9 km) drive from Green Space.

St. Chads Church
Located in Chaguaramas, it was built in 1875. This church remained in use until the US Army was given Chaguaramas in 1941 for use as a military base. The most prominent grave belongs to Amelia Tripp who was the daughter of William Tucker and married his business partner, Edgar Tripp. Mr. Edgar Tripp was the man who installed the first electricity generating plant in Trinidad. The church was featured in The Mystic Masseur Merchant-Ivory feature film in a scene between an eccentric Englishman Mr Stewart (James Fox) and the title character Ganesh (Aasif Mandvi).

Temple in The Sea
Located in Waterloo on the site of the original temple which was a testament to Sieudass Sadhu's tenacity. The first temple he built was demolished by Tate and Lyle but he persevered and build another that survived for years before it deteriorated. The current temple in this spot is a graceful building that provides a stunning photo op at sunset. An original painting of the temple hangs in one of the Green Space bedrooms - 1-hour drive (40 km) from Green Space. 

Treasury Building
Located in Port of Spain, the building was featured in the Savant TV 2014 locally produced short documentary series Within These Walls . The original building was the site where the Emancipation of Enslaved Peoples was read - 35-minute (16.2 km) drive from Green Space.

Whitehall
One of the Magnificent Seven on the west side of the Queen's Park Savannah, this Venetian style palazzi office of the Prime Minister was formally known as Rosenweck. Built of coral from Barbados in 1903, the name Whitehall was given in 1907 when it changed hands. The interior was used for a scene of a state dinner in The Mystic Masseur Merchant-Ivory feature film. White Hall was also featured in the Savant TV 2014 locally produced short documentary series Within These Walls when it was in disrepair but has since been restored and returned to use - 30-minute drive (16 km) from Green Space.

Woodford Square
Square was established in 1917 by Mayor Dr. E Prada and was named to honour Sir Ralph James Woodford. It is described as the Green Heart of the City in the Savant TV 2014 locally produced short documentary series Within these Walls . This square was where Eric Williams initially held political rallys and bringing his messages to the people contributed to him becoming Trinidad and Tobago's first Prime Minister. The term University of Woodford Square is familiar to locals and the square continues to be a place where public discussions are held - 35 minute (16.2 km) drive from Green Space.

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