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Some interesting exhibits

Although it is very small there are some interesting exhibits and artifacts from the old dockyard... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ware, United Kingdom
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Excellent place to soak up some history, all about the bay and Nelson, a must to go to, but in very... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Tring, United Kingdom
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Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour, Antigua
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't just walk around looking, they have reading boards all around, read from start to finish all the history that made the dockyard what it is today.

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely informative museum on history of nelson and the times. Nice and cool when hot outside, well worth a visit.

Thank 97rose
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although it is very small there are some interesting exhibits and artifacts from the old dockyard. Like most of the buildings in the dockyard the museum was formally used by the sailors of that era, so has that feel about it. Although not totally original,...More

Thank plfara
Reviewed 3 June 2018

I throughly enjoyed the displays and narratives in this cute little museum. They were both informative and interesting. It certainly is well worth a visit during your tour of the local area. I recommend visiting this museum during a visit to the dockyard.

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Excellent place to soak up some history, all about the bay and Nelson, a must to go to, but in very hot weather there is nowhere to hide as there is no air con.

Thank Reikiman56
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Interesting history of the dockyard during this period of time, times were very difficult for people, who worked so hard in the heat and on little rations. Informative.

Thank aoletsgo
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

As part of the nelson dockyards area it’s well worth a visit but it’s a bit all over the place which in a way is part of its attraction, good artefacts of Nelson and Royal Navy. Allow an hour of your visit to see everything

1  Thank EAN44
Reviewed 14 April 2018

I reviewed this along side Nelson's dockyard - it is interesting but needs some revamping. It looked very tired and the placement of artifacts higgeldy piggedly and not very well thought out. Having said that, it is still worth a visit.

1  Thank PortchesterQueen
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

His is a great little museum within the Nelson Dockyard area. You are free to wander around at your leisure and spend as much or as little time looking at and reading about the artifacts as you might wish.

1  Thank Qwertyv
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Stopped here as part of an island tour and this is part of Nelson Dockyard. I wouldn't have a special trip for the museum but it's worth a visit as part of the dockyard.

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