The city was established as a French colony in 1722.
Today, it is known as a vacation and cruise destination, for its exports of bananas, coconuts, breadfruit and more, its beaches, and for its maritime economy and activities.
People Born in Kingstown
Kingstown in People's Lives
Keira Knightley: I traveled here in 2002 to film Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl.
Orlando Bloom: I traveled here in 2002 to film scenes of the movie Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl.