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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  • This is a wonderful and historic Fort. The views are breath taking and the Fort has been nicely restored and gives a very nice presentation. You travel through here at your leisure. There are numerous...  more »
  • Fully restored fort with historic guns still in place. We did not take the tour but just had a few minutes to look around. Has nice placards explaining it all. Will be back when we have more time  more »
  • This area gives you such an excellent idea of how the island survived in the early times of slavery and transport. Bermuda was such an important harbour that one wonders how it survived with all it's ...  more »

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