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Neat piece of history

This place is like a scavenger hunt to find, but it is one of the most unique things in George... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2016
jfreder96
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George Town, Grand Cayman
Interesting

This was one of our stops on the Cayman Food Tour. It was one of a few wells created many years ago... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2015
sazzycat27
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Kingston, Canada
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

The business located here is a great value for souvenirs, but he amazing part about this location is the Glass covered historic stepwell used by early settlers int he islands to gather water. A must see in George town, located at Bayshore Mall.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank CG5283
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We were walking by and stopped off here as there is a Scuba exhibit on the island thru the summer. Once you pay the $8 admission fee, there is a 20 minute movie about the history of the step well and the town.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank MVInternatinal
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Took a little work and asking questions to find this. I found the most notable thing about it to be that they chose to build a store on top of it. Interesting spot, only takes a moment to visit. It would be much more interesting...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Clare D
Reviewed 14 January 2016

This place is like a scavenger hunt to find, but it is one of the most unique things in George Town. This is the very reason people started coming to Cayman before the island was settled. Definitely check it out

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank jfreder96
Reviewed 16 March 2015

I have lived in the Cayman Islands many many years and only just had the opportunity to seek the historic step-well which turned out to be across the street a couple of minutes walk from the cruise ship landing downtown George Town, Grand Cayman. I...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed 10 January 2015

This was one of our stops on the Cayman Food Tour. It was one of a few wells created many years ago for ships that would be passing that would require fresh water. Apparently many of the wells were built over, but this well was...More

Date of experience: January 2015
2  Thank sazzycat27
Reviewed 17 December 2014

My wife and I took a tour TASTE OF GEORGETOWN and learned about this Historic Stepwell. If it wasn't for this tour we would have never known. Below I copied and pasted some info on this historic stepwell. It is inside a gift shop, they...More

Date of experience: December 2014
4  Thank Tom103160
Reviewed 3 December 2014

While we were trying to find the National Museum we passed by a sign with some info about a Stepwell. It said that we could see some artifacts recovered during an excavation just around the corner. Turns out the artifacts are exposed right next to...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank HelenaGuerra
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