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SPECIAL EXHIBITION: Media and Documentation

Peter Minshall, 1974

Castle Killarney, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
January 23 to March 28, 2024 (Extended)

Tuesday–Fridays 9:00 am- 5:00 pm  |  Saturdays 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
All are welcome. For all ages. Children welcome.


Baachacs Collective
& The Minshall Mas Foundation
The Minshall Collection

in partnership with

The Frank & Myrtle Cleghorn Foundation
"dedicated to human understanding


Castle Killarney (Stollmeyer’s Castle)
Ministry of Tourism, Culture and the Arts


with the generous support of

The National Carnival Commission of Trinidad and Tobago 

& The Carnival Institute of Trinidad and Tobago

National Lotteries Control Board

Francis-Lau Construction Co Ltd
Massy Foundation

Jimmy Aboud and Company Ltd

The National Gas Company of T&T Ltd

Angostura Holdings Ltd

Trinidad and Tobago Association for Retired Persons Ltd

Pearl and Dean (Caribbean) Ltd

The UWI, Institute for Gender and Development Studies, St Augustine Unit

Gittens and Gittens Real Estate Agents

Special thanks to

Banyan Limited and Banyan Archive
Visual Art and Production Limited

Callaloo Company

Meiling Inc

Lyndersay Digital

Jason C. Audain

Scully Photography

Swayo Digital

Radical Designs & The Print Shop
Business Supply Group Ltd - BOSS

National Archives of Trinidad and Tobago

The Alma Jordan Library, The UWI

Special thanks to

The Normandie
Alliance for Rural Communities

Blue Waters Products Ltd

Starbucks T&T

A. S. Bryden & Sons (Trinidad) Limited

Hummingbird Helpers and Friends


Thank you
for your support.


For sponsorship opportunities:

Tel: 1 (868) 717-6470.​

Your generous support will be acknowledged in numerous ways across all platforms, including:

  • Banners (Roadside and inside of the exhibition display)

  • Print Exhibition Documents

  • Print Exhibition Publications

  • Press Releases

  • Social Media (image and text)

  • and more.


20 Jan - Paula Lindo, Newsday
Explore Peter Minshall's mind in the Land of the Hummingbird


23 Jan - Kimberly Wallace, Trinidad Express
‘Hummingbird’ flies again ...50 years after landmark Minshall Carnival presentation

26 Jan - Kimberly Wallace, Express Vibes
‘Hummingbird’ Flies Again – 50 Years After Landmark Minshall Carnival Presentation


26 Jan - Loop News Minshall's 'From the Land of the Hummingbird' on display at Killarney

26 Jan - Mathew Chin, CNC3 Television Rediscovering Peter Minshall’s “Hummingbird”

Note: 13-year-old Sherry Ann Guy performed From the Land of the Hummingbird. Not Sherry Ann Coelho (her married name) as (mis-)stated in this clip.

27 Jan - Paula Lindo, Newsday
The making of Minshall's Land of the Hummingbird


2 Feb - Ardene Sirjoo, i95.5 FM,
Ardene . Live at 10

Starts at 58 minutes into this recording


5 Feb - Francis-Lau Construction social media post
Custom Built Module


8 Feb - Repeating Islands
Hummingbird’ Flies Again – 50 Years after Landmark Minshall Carnival Presentation


20 Feb -
Minshall legacy exhibition continues at Castle Killarney

24 Feb - TTT Live _ Creatives
Creatives: Peter Minshall

5 March - Pat Ganase - Newsday: Features
Community support for Land of the Hummingbird

5 March - Robert Lee - Angelo Bissessarsingh's Virtual Museum of Trinidad and Tobago
The Making of the Hummingbird

10 March - Trinbago Vibes
From the Land of the Hummingbird - an Exhibit at Stollmeyer's Castle in Trinidad


27 March - Janine Mendes-Franco - Global Voices

Half a century after first flight, Trinidad & Tobago Carnival designer Peter Minshall's seminal hummingbird continues to bring joy

‘She became the mas and the mas became her'

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Press releases

Click to download

Release dated 8 January 2024

Release dated 25 January 2024

Release dated 8 February 2024

Social Media Platforms

From the Land of the Hummingbird:
Facebook   Instagram   

Minshall Mas:  Facebook

Baachacs Collective:  LinkedIn


All are welcome.

Opening hours are the regular castle opening hours.
Tuesday–Fridays 9:00 am- 5:00 pm
Saturdays 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

All are welcome. For all ages. Children welcome.

Extended to Thurs 28 March
Special note: Closed Sat 23 March. Open Mon 25 March

For large groups of 10 or more and for schools, please email or call:
Castle Killarney (Stolllmeyers Castle)
Corner Serpentine and Maraval Roads, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Landline (868) 227-5240    |    Mobile/WhatsApp (868) 798 5574

Follow us on:
From the Land of the Hummingbird:    Facebook    |    Instagram   
Minshall Mas:    Facebook
Baachacs Collective: LinkedIn


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