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Address: Happy Valley Rd., Hamilton, Bermuda
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Built in the 1870s to protect the Royal Naval Dockyard, this fort now...

Built in the 1870s to protect the Royal Naval Dockyard, this fort now provides spectacular views of the bustling city of Hamilton and its harbor.

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It's about the amazing view of Hamilton and the moat here!

If you want to get some really great shots, stop by here. There's a lot of beauty up at Fort Hamilton. It's a beautiful moat that you can explore along with underground passage... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 November 2015
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Hamilton, Bermuda
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

If you want to get some really great shots, stop by here. There's a lot of beauty up at Fort Hamilton. It's a beautiful moat that you can explore along with underground passage ways and a beautiful wooden bridge. Fort Hamilton is on the outskirts of Hamilton, as there are no amenities, be sure to take some water especially if... More 

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Schenectady, New York
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

You won't be disappointed. There are stunning views at the top of Hamilton. The lower levels of the outside reminded of a jungle. We visited after Hurricane Joaquin and regret not bringing bug spray. There were tons of mosquitoes, because it was still very wet. Watch out for the ants. They seem to love the downed palms. Not much to... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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83 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

We just returned from a wonderful cruise to Bermuda and visited Fort Hamilton among other places of interest. You don't really need a tour as everything is located within a walking distance from the ferry or a bus stop. My husband loved the fort itself and I paid more attention to the well-maintained grounds and the beautiful view! It's worth... More 

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Thank Serge M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015

We loved walking thru the moat and underneath the fort. Se had the Fort to ourselves with all the spectacular views. Simply put a must see while you are in Hamilton. This was the highlight of our day, Loved it !

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

We thought the upper level was well maintained and worth visiting, but some of the lower levels were very isolated and not supervised. I would not visit alone just to be safe.

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Hamilton, Bermuda
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22 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

love bermuda forts. they are free and well kept up. tunnels and moats and just very cool to see.. highly recommend any and all of the forts. fort st catherine in st georges does have a fee, but also worth it.

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

My hubby & I walked up to Fort Hamilton from Victoria Park (walked up Victoria Street; crossed King Street & uphill on Happy Valley Road - Fort is on right-hand side). It was easy enough to reach with just a short distance uphill. Once you walk across a wooden bridge & through the front gates there are some useful information... More 

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Waipara, New Zealand
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

It's a bit of a walk up to the Fort but you get rewarded with a stunning view. There are no signs about how old the Fort is, so no story to it. But it is one of the few beautiful places/historical sites that cost no entry fee and it is fun enough to make up your own story. You... More 

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East Bridgewater, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

Quite interesting, and great views! We were there on a rainy day and only ran into 1 other group visiting.

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Gatineau, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

Nice out of the tourist path place to see. Walking in the tunnels was spooky but fun. It is free and we were the only one there when we visited.

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