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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  • Had a long walk to the fort, only to find out it was closed, as their dates were seasonal. The views around the fort are interesting, and you can see a new hotel rising next to the fort.  more »
  • So pleased we rented a Twizzy and drove up to this Fort, it really is worth a visit. Views super and very interesting exhibits, we met with Patrick just as we were leaving and he gave us so much histo...  more »
  • I visited Fort St Catherine and it was one of my best choices. I met wonderful man name Patrick, he's so in love with this place, so proud, I got impression an employees work not only for salary - the...  more »
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