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Fort Fincastle

Elizabeth Ave | Shirley St., Nassau, New Providence Island
+1 242-356-9085
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The top of this 126-foot fort offers spectacular panoramic views of the ocean.
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  • Very good34%
  • Average39%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Elizabeth Ave | Shirley St., Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of the forts on this island. You can walk through the fort and see some of the cannons and fortifications used to protect this fort and the surounding harbor from invasion.

Thank tomtaylor2004
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a self-guided walking tour from the cruise ship to the Queen’s Staircase, Water Tower, and Fort Fincastle. I took my group of 15 which included ages from 6 to 74. Everyone enjoyed the walk and the sights. It is a nice walk. No...More

1  Thank Lance B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Fort was strategically constructed on the tallest hill to protect the island from marauders. Naturally, this is where you come to get nice panorama photos of the island. It was nice to walk around and visit a part of history.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a history buff I really wanted to go here with my family. We decided to walk from downtown as it was only a few blocks. It was poorly marked from downtown without any direct route. The heat will really get to you quickly. Once...More

Thank guitarist0202
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We saw the fort and decided to visit, and to our great surprice the visit included a guide who gave us some interesting details about the use of the fort. Very good view from the top

Thank brit933
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visted here after missing it visting the queens staircase, its not very big and the guide seemed unable to have eye contact when explaining what happened at the fort but was interesting and great views

Thank mary h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unusual, ship-shaped fort from pirate days that is accompanied by lots of 'stalls' selling local goods. Interesting place that I think is not fully utilized to draw tourists. It's a hike to get there but you need that with all the drinking and eating one...More

Thank Rxroger
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We took a tour of the city of Nassau & really enjoyed it. The fort is truly a a treasure to those who live there. There is so much history & we were surprised that Nassau's income depends on toursim for the most part. Would...More

Thank gl1013
Reviewed 4 November 2017

we went by but didn't go in, very small and sketchy people hanging around and yelling, didn't see any other tourists

Thank courckey
Reviewed 26 October 2017

The best thing about this fort is the view of the harbor. The fort itself is not very large and therefore not a whole lot to see. Lots of local shops around the fort selling the same souvenirs as downtown but at a fraction of...More

Thank JL1707
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