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Dow's Hill Interpretation Centre

English Harbour, Antigua
+1 268-460-2777
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Nice summary of the history

We found this place on our way to Shirley's Heights. Nicely done presentation of the islands... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
YFCAndrea
via mobile
Worth a look if you're interested in history

Nice little interpretation centre. Has a video about the history of Antigua from the earliest... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Sam B
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London, United Kingdom
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English Harbour, Antigua
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+1 268-460-2777
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this place on our way to Shirley's Heights. Nicely done presentation of the islands history, suitable for all ages. The staff was very helpful, and the view from up there is quite nice. Worth a stop if you are in the area.

Thank YFCAndrea
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Nice little interpretation centre. Has a video about the history of Antigua from the earliest origins to modern day.

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Lots of history here. This is down from the fort but still has excellent views of the coast. Cafe and refreshments inside. Well preserved historical site.

Thank Eddie O
Reviewed 17 March 2017

I would recommend a visit to anyone interested in the history of the island of Antigua. The 15 minute presentation contained both video and model displays to relate the story. I found it very informative and interesting. Outside the presentation centre are ruins which offer...More

1  Thank YorkshireLad15
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The Interpretation centre sits on top of a hill overlooking some of Antigua's most interesting historic sites. Very nice 15-minute presentation the presentation was done in a unique way in that you sit upon a stool and spin around as the history unfolds in the...More

1  Thank Cricketman_10
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Interesting - discovered Antigua's history and there were great views over to Montserrat, Guadeloupe etc

Thank voss2017
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The presentation show, moving around the room in lights, sound, and displays gives an interesting multimedia presentation of the island's history. Outside, the views are great as well. The grounds also contain historic ruins ans a disolay of 18th century artifacts collected from the island.

Thank John V
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Dow’s Hill has an interpretation centre that offers an well crafted and knowledgeable production on the history, culture and heritage of Antigua and Barbuda. It offers a fascinating insight into the Antiguan way of life Look back into the six ages of time that have...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Start your island tour here as it gives you a good overview of what to expect to see and the history behind it. Good views are also avaiable from the surrounding park

Thank GMCNiagara
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Stopped here on a Princess tour. Enjoyed the views of the harbors and British for ruins. They have some shopping area and food available. Also have restrooms.

Thank Bob S
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