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If you like your maritime history in particular, the museum is brilliant but everyone will find... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Barton-upon-Humber, United Kingdom
Very nice area

Historical place. I went there to participate of the Seafood Friday. It was very nice and crouded... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2018
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Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour, Antigua
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to visit. Very well tended beautiful surroundings and extremely interesting. Lovely areas to walk and the eating places are excellent

1  Thank GranDorset
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No trip to Antigua complete without visiting this museum. However, I think the Antiguans should embrace attracting more tourists in the summer months so that the area does not come across so much as a ghost town.

Thank ETFB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like your maritime history in particular, the museum is brilliant but everyone will find something of interest. Well preserved and organised.

1  Thank LKCS18
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Historical place. I went there to participate of the Seafood Friday. It was very nice and crouded. Very historical and interesting place

Thank Melanie F
Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

The area here is really nice and updated. There is a small gift shop and some artifacts in glass and out for your enjoyment.

Thank amanda42
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Don't just walk around looking, they have reading boards all around, read from start to finish all the history that made the dockyard what it is today.

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Lovely informative museum on history of nelson and the times. Nice and cool when hot outside, well worth a visit.

1  Thank 97rose
Reviewed June 15, 2018

Although it is very small there are some interesting exhibits and artifacts from the old dockyard. Like most of the buildings in the dockyard the museum was formally used by the sailors of that era, so has that feel about it. Although not totally original,...More

Thank plfara
Reviewed June 3, 2018

I throughly enjoyed the displays and narratives in this cute little museum. They were both informative and interesting. It certainly is well worth a visit during your tour of the local area. I recommend visiting this museum during a visit to the dockyard.

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Excellent place to soak up some history, all about the bay and Nelson, a must to go to, but in very hot weather there is nowhere to hide as there is no air con.

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Response from lakelover908 | Reviewed this property |
For us it was part of a tour.