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Fort Hamilton

Happy Valley Rd., Hamilton, Bermuda
+1 441-292-1234
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view of the city

great views and interesting tunnels and grounds. make sure you walk around the moat and through the... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2016
Nathan T
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
A bit of a walk uphill, but interesting.

From the Fort you get a good view over Hamilton & the water. There are tunnels & cannons, but no... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2016
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Built in the 1870s to protect the Royal Naval Dockyard, this fort now provides spectacular views of the bustling city of Hamilton and its harbor.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“dry moat” (6 reviews)
“moat garden” (4 reviews)
Happy Valley Rd., Hamilton, Bermuda
+1 441-292-1234
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

great views and interesting tunnels and grounds. make sure you walk around the moat and through the tunnels for the entire experience of the fort.

1  Thank Nathan T
Reviewed 27 April 2016

From the Fort you get a good view over Hamilton & the water. There are tunnels & cannons, but no other exhibits. Entry is Free.

1  Thank BELMONTIpswich
Reviewed 29 March 2016

This was one of the main sights to see in Bermuda and we really enjoyed it. They also had a presentation of Scottish bagpipers and a brief history of the fort. Very enjoyable and relaxed atmosphere on the ocean

2  Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 28 March 2016

It is well worth the walk up to see the engineering which went into this fort and the view over Hamilton.

1  Thank PrestburySK
Reviewed 27 March 2016

We walked to Fort Hamilton and were pleased to find a beautiful view and tunnels to explore. It was one of the highlights of our trip, in part because we were pleasantly surprised.

1  Thank Christina T
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is an old historic fort, which was a lookout for the harbor during the war days. Now it is a well kept historical place where the history is still told on guided tours also an excellent venue for special events and local & destination...More

2  Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a beautiful spot to get a view of Hamilton and the surrounding area. Spectacular views of the harbor. It is very clean and great for exploring.

1  Thank Lindamaebda
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Great grounds to walk around and get a good view of Bermuda. It is a shame though that most of the history has been removed. The guns/ cannons are replicas of weapons from another fort. It would be awesome if there were tours set up...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This fort is on the outskirts of Hamilton and it is interesting on a Monday since there is a bagpipe ceremony and a cooking demonstration. The fort is fairly typical but it has a great view when you are on the top wall. The best...More

1  Thank 587camper
Reviewed 16 February 2016

I was grumbling to my fiance about having to walk out of the way to reach the Fort, but I was so happy we visited. We had the place to ourselves and it is such a gorgeous, unique space. It doesn't take more than 15-20...More

Thank Jamie C
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