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Fort Hamilton

Happy Valley Rd., Hamilton, Bermuda
+1 441-292-1234
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Beautiful views!

We just returned from a wonderful cruise to Bermuda and visited Fort Hamilton among other places of... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2015
Serge M
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
highlight of our tour

We loved walking thru the moat and underneath the fort. Se had the Fort to ourselves with all the... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2015
Jane_Randy
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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.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Happy Valley Rd., Hamilton, Bermuda
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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...More

Thank Serge M
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 !

1  Thank Jane_Randy
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.

Thank Katie S
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.

Thank bermudaboyd
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...More

Thank Original T-Bird
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...More

Thank Tanja H
Reviewed 24 August 2015

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

Thank tkdcollins
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.

Thank engteach
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Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

The Fort is an incomplete military installation with no historical import. It is a long walk for a lovely view. But there is no information or other tourist value. There are good bathrooms and a water station up there. As the sign notes, hold onto...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We walked up to the fort from Hamilton Front street no problem at all about 15-20 mins. Entrance is free which is a bonus, and the grounds are beautiful with well kept gardens lots of flowers. The view is great being able to see both...More

Thank nifticalus
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