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Admiral's House Museum

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour, Antigua
+1 268-463-1053
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Historical culture

Well worth checking this out, lots of naval history to look at and take in, nice alternative to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stephen M
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Well done history of Antigua ship yards

If you don't know anything about the area, shipping, military, etc this does an excellent overview... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour, Antigua
+1 268-463-1053
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth checking this out, lots of naval history to look at and take in, nice alternative to lazing on your sun bed.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you don't know anything about the area, shipping, military, etc this does an excellent overview to get you up to speed.

Thank Urbanfarmgrl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be brutally honest, as a museum this is not really up to much. The exhibits are displayed in really old fashioned display cases and lack imagination, however that's probably due to funding. What you need to do is use your imagination and think for...More

Thank RMP1960g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As one would expect, this is a collection of items from and about the dockyard. For the patient the small displays are informative. For the impatient it has the feeling of a quaint old curio cabinet. But hey, you've come to the dockyard so you...More

Thank FrankiesAwesome
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I have already mentioned this place as part of my review of Nelson' Dockyard. There are some interesting finds on display.

Thank SimsiesCornwall
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The museum held some very interesting items, worth popping in for a visit if you are already at Nelson's Dockyard

Thank NancyOO7
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A well laid out and informative museum in an original period building, namely the Admiral's house! Well worth a visit.

Thank travelpassion
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Such an interesting educational and inspiring naval museum in the heart of Nelsons Dockyard in English Harbour. Every time we have guests stay we recommend this and they find it really interesting & quaint. 100% recommend for a 5 minute hop round or an hour....Please...More

1  Thank Rochelle M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We gained a lot of insight to the history of English Harbor and Antigua at the Admiral's House Museum. If you are into history, I would recommend a visit to the Admiral's House Museum.

2  Thank cprincetx
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Arrived a day before my business associates in English Harbor, so I went over to the Harbor and played tourist. Museum was a nice diversion. A little history exhibit and learning experience about the "Harbour" from British days.

1  Thank davideQ6492QE
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