Fort Howe National Historic Site of Canada, Saint John

(3.2/5 based on 30+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • My husband and I are lovers of history and historical architecture so we decided to take in the sites of Fort Howe one afternoon. However, once we got there it became evident that this site isn't used...  more »
  • A nice view on Saint John from this fort of 1777. Easy access, no need to spend hours, but good views of St John
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  • The Blockhouse is not open, or was not when we were there but there are a number of very informative placards at the site and in the vicinity that explains a bit of history about the place. The view o...  more »
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  • This place has some amazing history. I go here often to have a coffee and watch cruise ships come and go. There is a ton of traffic here though. People driving beside you looking in and then pulling away. Not sure what's up with that. So not overly quiet, some may say it's full of creeps but I ignore and enjoy the beautiful views.
  • Good place come have ur coffee and watch the harbour. !
  • Nice views love it but there is not much in Fort howe
  • The fort is nothing really but view and St John sign are nice.
  • Great view of Saint Johns waterfront