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The Martello Tower Museum, Riviere Noire

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 50 reviews on the web
Learn about the British Empire at The Martello Tower Museum, which used to house 25 soldiers, ammunition, and provisions. You can enter the tower through what was once the basement and storage area for holding ammunition and supplies. Visit the roof to see a cannon mounted on a central pivot, which allows the weapon to turn 360 degrees. Plan to visit The Martello Tower Museum during your Riviere Noire vacation using our convenient Riviere Noire family vacation planner.
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  • Well worth a visit, 30-45 mins of your holiday time not forgotten. So nearly missed this. Thought it was a 60's water tower !! . This tower was built approx 180 years ago. The internal brick-work used...  read more »
  • great small museum with hostesses nice .we is full of history and culture tour lasts about 15 minutes and we learn many things about life in this tower to the epoque.musee tucked in a small Street near the beach but worth the visit go ahead!
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  • Mauritius is not only beautiful beaches and amazing landscapes, but offers also a lot of places to know about the history of the island and his people. One of this, is the Martello Tower, built and us...  read more »
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