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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.
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good34%
  • Average39%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Elizabeth Ave | Shirley St., Nassau, New Providence Island
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+1 242-356-9085
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Inexpensive entry price gives access to the fort. Great view of Nassau and the harbor. We took a taxi to the Queens Staircase and climbed up, the fort is just around the corner from the top. Vendors are also near the fort if you need...More

Thank April L
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The fort is on the excursion stop and is worth doing for the historical perspective. It is also a nice spot for pictures backing on to paradise island (with the Atlantis hotel backdrop) as well as the harbour. Also do the Elizabeth staircase when you...More

Thank highimpactuk
Reviewed 5 June 2017

I did not go inside, but walked around it. Nice view of the city. Probably the highest point in Nassau.

Thank pompombionique
Reviewed 31 May 2017

After taking the Queen´s staircase you will end up there, at the top the view is incredible. good place to pend few hours.

1  Thank Patty B
Reviewed 24 May 2017

One of the best things to do in Nassau, with great views over the island, Paradise Island and ships. Quite a small fort but you can go inside and can climb ups for views. Only costs $1 entry fee

Thank Bramhalltraveller
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Great views of the city, rich history of the place. Make sure to bring your camera and a great attitude as it can be a bit hot during the day. Overall, a great place to visit.

1  Thank Paicouple
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

As others have said, this is a small fort and will take a maximum of 20 minutes to get round. We walked to the Fort from the Hilton is downtown Nassau in about 10 minutes. It costs $1.08 to gain entry. The admission booth also...More

1  Thank AnnaSkent
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Pretty much a self guided tour and much smaller than its big sister Ft. Charlotte, but equally interesting

Thank johnkacz
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Located close to the Queens Staircase, was a cover charge to get in, yet no one gave us a tour, we had to walk it by ourselves. At the top the view is beautiful, very hard for handicap or someone with a wheelchair because the...More

Thank Monica C
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We visited Fort Fincastle after seeing the Queen's Staircase. It was ~$1.00 entrance fee per person. It's a small fort, but good for a quick visit. They have people there giving some informational talks to give a bit of history behind the fort.

Thank Libby S
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