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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  • If you have kids be sure to take them and if not enjoy some Bermuda history yourself. The site is spectacular and provides many opportunities for some great photography. This fort dates back to the ea...  more »
  • Not on the list in the things to do but by far the coolest fort in Bermuda. I liked it better than the Dockyard and the other forts. What a history. Easy walking and wheelchair accessible. Should see.  more »
  • The views are nice from the top and the beach that is right at bottom is a nice crescent beach. There is construction at the beach area for a new hotel/residences.  more »
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