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Government House

Blue Hill Rd. | Cnr Duke St., Nassau, New Providence Island
+1 242-322-1875
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The Queen's representative to the Bahamas lives in this imposing colonial structure.
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Blue Hill Rd. | Cnr Duke St., Nassau, New Providence Island
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"christopher columbus"
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"parliament square"
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"beautiful building"
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"governor general"
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"colonial architecture"
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"caribbean colors"
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"bay st"
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"fort fincastle"
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"queen's staircase"
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"straw market"
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"statue"
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"pink"
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"guard"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were just wandering ourselves around Nassau - instead of taking a guided cruise tour, and happened upon this building. It is high on the hill and certainly stands out. What we liked the most was the giant Christopher Columbus Statue it was IMPRESSIVE! Classic...More

Thank Sonjabs
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

High on the Hill! Classic example of historical Colonial Architecture! Impressive views! Representative of the British Authority and "High Command"! A MUST visit!

Thank alan a
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

Very nice and interesting but nothing more than that...You can walk there from the wharf , very old building well kep up...

Thank zadojny
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

This structure was not open when we were there. I am not sure it is ever open to the public. The architecture was interesting and nice for a bike drive by. Thats about it.

Thank Donald C
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

This building is down town Nassau so you do not need to take a special tour to see it or the surrounding buildings which are very stunning and interesting if you like history

Thank mary h
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

We were taken to Government House during our trip to Nassau, it was very interesting and well worth a visit if you have the chance!!

Thank Jacmac00
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Interesting history, but limited to walking only along the driveway on the far side. Gate and guards at the entrances, but allow you to walk along that area. Nice gardens area

Thank nautifish
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Great to walk around and see the history of Nassau, very friendly people, just a taxi ride away from our hotel, and a short walk into the town

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Nice spots for photos, as is Parliament Square. Patrolled by policed using the day and worth seeing if you are on Bay Street visiting the Straw Market.

Thank markfarner58
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

I just wanted to share that there is conflicting information about this venue. There are two buildings pictured here - Government House and the Supreme Court building in Parliament Square. Government House is a pink and white house that sits on top of the hill...More

Thank mariahlm
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