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It was okay. The fort is under renovations so we didn’t get a chance to go inside but the view was... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
andrwea305
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Gives you a sense of the history

We had a tour guide named John who was quite helpful in explaining things about the Fort and the... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
880richp
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Ottawa, Canada
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

I live just down the road from here and it amazes me that every weekend Lilly white fresh faced 1 weeker missionaries visit this site in beat up buses and taps with absolutely no safety at all. These people are really seen as fresh meat,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank kevin b
Reviewed 18 October 2018

very nice touristic place , it offers a panoramic view of the capital , nice weather and the people are very friendly

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Residence S
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

It was okay. The fort is under renovations so we didn’t get a chance to go inside but the view was amazing. I’ve been inside once before, I really wanted my bf to see the inside.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank andrwea305
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

The guys there want to give you a tour, it’s nice to hear the history but of course they all want money. You can’t go into the fort only around it. It’s big local hang out place on weekends.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Dana D
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We had a tour guide named John who was quite helpful in explaining things about the Fort and the history around it. The interior is closed to the public unfortunately, but you can peer though the gate to get a sense of the thickness of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 880richp
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Very easy to reach from Port au Prince, road is good. No entrance fee, a few people offering to be guides, but they are friendly. The place has picnic space too so you can have lunch in a forrest like area. You can only walk...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

This was a lovely escape away from the heart of the city. The site is currently being repaired; so we were unable to view all parts of the fort ... I hope to visit on my next trip.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank kishaalexis
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I visited here once in 2015 and it was pretty neat. Went back in May of 2016 and was disappointed that the restoration work was actually destroying the existing structure. There was rubbish everywhere, inside and outside of the Fort... even the local guides didn't...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Jeni W
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

To be respectful when you arrive hire a local who is there . Pay them a few dollars and let them guide you around . Bring some snacks to share and buy the local food and berries and then give it to the kids or...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank StephLimage
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Disclaimer: Unfortunately, the fort was closed due to damage from the 2010 earthquake, so I wasn't able to take a look inside or walk around without putting my safety at risk. My cousin tells me restoration will begin next year. I was surprised to see...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Janice S
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