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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  • Well, if you're into old forts and cannons, this is a pretty good place to visit. We got there via the ferry at the cruise dockyard to St. George, then a taxi. The fort's small museum displays replica...  more »
  • Half hour walk from Kings Square via the Cathedral and Tobacco Bay. $7 for a self- guided tour. Several cannon from different eras with other exhibits in various rooms all with notices explaining the ...  more »
  • Nice fort to visit. A lot of history and great employees. Very helpful and full of knowledge. Worth the trip while your at tobacco bay.  more »
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