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A walk around Hugh Town Garrison

An interesting place to visit. Spectacular views if you walk the full circle. The prison cells... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tony J
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Colchester, United Kingdom
Still in good condition

We passed through this gate at the end of our walk round the peninsula, and it has been well... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2018
Andrew C
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Witney, United Kingdom
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3 weeks ago
“A walk around Hugh Town Garrison”
15 Jun 2018
“Still in good condition”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An interesting place to visit. Spectacular views if you walk the full circle. The prison cells hold an interesting exhibition with facts about the garrison's history.

Thank Tony J
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Reviewed June 15, 2018

We passed through this gate at the end of our walk round the peninsula, and it has been well maintained. It is also the main route to and from the Star Castle hotel. The street leading up to it is fairly steep.

Thank Andrew C
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Reviewed May 29, 2018

Part of the old fortifications of the Garrison and has to bee walked through to get up onto the head - well preserved

Thank ColinRS0346
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Reviewed November 17, 2017

We have stayed in the guard house which adjoins the garrison gate. Our kids love running up to the bell and giving it a quiet ring! Its an interesting old structure and its interesting to watch minibuses or small delivery vans trying to pass through...More

Thank John B
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Reviewed October 17, 2017

Spent time looking at the ammunition storage area and reading the detailed description as well as looking at the powder kegs - we then went on to walk a large section of the Garrison Wall

Thank janebrim
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

Garrison Gate is all part of visiting the Garrison. You enter through the gate to go into the inner walk around the castle hotel itself, which is in the shape of a star. you have access from her to the battlements which just have to...More

Thank Cathey W
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Reviewed October 1, 2017

Up the hill from Hugh Town on St Mary's is the historic Garrison Gare. It leads to the Star Castle Hotel and the historic garrison walls. The hotel is full of history and has rooms in the castle and the new extension. The garrison walls...More

Thank SergeLourie
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