Fort St. Catherine, St. George

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Travel across moat and drawbridge to reach Fort St. Catherine, one of the first coastal fortifications that English settlers built in the Americas. An impressive historical site, its construction first began in 1612 from timber, quickly replaced by stone in 1614 and rebuilt 5 times in its lifetime, the most recent at the end of the 19th century. FIve eighteen ton canons protect the fort, which overlooks Achilles Bay and St Catherine boasting dramatic views. It now acts as a museum housing an extensive collection of artefacts, photographs and displays-- come here to learn the history of Bermudian military in a World Heritage Site. Add Fort St. Catherine to your St. George travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our St. George trip builder app .
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  • Old/Historic Fort on the far east end of Bermuda. The views of the ocean are excellent as are the displays and the fort itself. Very good walk through history of the island and its part in the protect...  more »
  • Great Beach and View. heard it will be closed to the public and turned into a hotel private beach . Worth the walk from downtown St Georges to the beach.  more »
  • This fortress looks small from the land side but is actually a fairly big construction with at least four levels. For a small fee, you have access to passageways, the dormitory rooms of the soldiers s...  more »

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