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Fort Fincastle

Elizabeth Ave | Shirley St., Nassau, New Providence Island
+1 242-356-9085
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The top of this 126-foot fort offers spectacular panoramic views of the ocean.
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good34%
  • Average39%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Elizabeth Ave | Shirley St., Nassau, New Providence Island
+1 242-356-9085
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We stopped here on a morning tour of the island and took some pictures and visited the vendors. Great views and an interesting history.

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This was a neat place, not much to it and it cost $1 to go in it. We loved the history behind it and the view was awesome. Cheap place to visit with a rich history.

Thank LynnBeres
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We walked from the colonial Hilton to Fort Fincastle and the queens steps. It was a 15 minute walk and worth it. Walked up the steps and then paid the dollar to go into the fort. Now it's nowhere near a full on castle more...More

Thank turbotank
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Fort Fincastle is worth the stop because it offers a beautiful view of Nassau. Avoid the street vendors; spend your time walking through the small fort and take pictures.

Thank leighann0576
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Our Island tour guide Jean dropped us off here and gave us 30mins to look around or shop. Which was perfect! This area has a lot of street vendors like a mini flea market. Lots of cool things to buy. However just beyond that is...More

Thank homebizmum
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Stop over for our ship. Lots of street merchants on the St. All of the merchants are competing for your business. Don't pay the 1st asking price, hagger for the price you want.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I love learning about history in remote and odd places. This is a cool place to visit and think about why it was built and its purpose.

Thank CyndiLynnB
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The best part of this fort is the 360 degrees view of Nassau, but is is an interesting place to know.

Thank BLB2013
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Fort Fincastle is near the Water Tower and Queen's Staircase. The fort is situated on a bluff with a beautiful view through the flowering trees towards the water and town. You may take a self-guided tour around the exterior of the fort or pay a...More

Thank jazzydays
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This fort is located very close to the queens staircase and both are definitely worth a visit. The view is spectacular and you can go into various rooms in the fort.

Thank Fischcmt
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