To be a premier Tourism Product, ranked highly among the historic national attractions of Jamaica
Our Mission and Values
To develop and manage the Hope Royal Botanical Gardens as a sustainable facility for environmental education, applied research, recreation, wild life and flora conservation for Jamaica and the region, and to position the facility as part of the tourism product.
The principal objectives of the Nature Preservation Foundation (NPF), amongst others, are to:
- Operate and manage a wildlife sanctuary, natural green space and botanic gardens for admission to the public;
- Establish and maintain a wide collection of plant species whether by natural or artificial means for the purpose of facilitatory research, environmental education, conservation and public recreation;
- Operate and manage the property for and on behalf of the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) for the purpose of research, conservation, sustainable development, environmental education and recreation;
- Ensure the physical development of the estate in accordance with the approved and comprehensive plans for the gardens as a heritage Site, botanical attraction, green recreation and fitness facility.