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This is a fort that has been converted to an interpretation center. It was interesting to a point, but there wasn't a lot to see. The interpretation center normally shows a 15 minute video about the history of the fort and surrounding area. Unfortunately for...More
We were there on a Sunday just before lunch in August and it was closed. While I understand that it is a quiet time in the region and it might not worth it to be open year round it was not clear it would be...More
An excellent audio-visual presentation on Antiguan history, and some good views of the dockyards and out to sea. The guide from the Centre gave an informative overview of how the signal stations worked, incorporating Shirley Heights, Dow’s Hill and Nelson Dockyard, as well as of...More
As part of our island tour we had a quick stop here for pictures and to enjoy the view of Nelsons dock yard.There are bathrooms and a short video about the history of the island. The building and facilities are worn and dated but you...More
This is a great Centre which explains and animates a little of the Islands history & heritage in a short but entertaining 15 minute presentation.
Well worth a visit and the views from the interpretation Centre are just as good as elsewhere in Shirley Heights.
I was keen to get to know more of the local history here but felt that this particular 'attraction' was lacking in depth and too geared up to 'processing' tourists through an edited version of history. Not really worth the climb...I learned more in the...More