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National Museum of Bermuda

1 The Keep | Sandys, The Royal Naval Dockyard, MA 01, Bermuda
+1 441-234-1418
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The best part of the Royal Naval Yard

The National Museum of Bermuda has a great view of the entire Dockyard and the cruise ships... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Boston, MA
Very Interesting

Price is 15 dollars, which I think is a little steep for a museum ( I am used to the Met which is... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mike S
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Explore 500 years of Bermuda history and culture in Bermuda's largest fort. Jaw-dropping views, massive cannon, shipwreck artefacts, local watercraft, a stunning mural, a children's playhouse and playground make if fun for all ages.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1 The Keep | Sandys, The Royal Naval Dockyard, MA 01, Bermuda
+1 441-234-1418
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Reviewed yesterday

The National Museum of Bermuda has a great view of the entire Dockyard and the cruise ships - especially from the deck of the Commissioner's House which sits on top of the fortress. The museum has a couple of exhibit areas - Queen's Exhibition Hall...More

Thank TP1234
Reviewed yesterday

Price is 15 dollars, which I think is a little steep for a museum ( I am used to the Met which is free). My favorite part was learning about all of the ship wrecks and seeing the artifacts. I saw a syringe from the...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On the island, probably the best attraction, mix of island and maritime history, stunning commissioners house exhibitions, and informative slavery exhibition. Plus you can see dolphins. Definitely recommend over zoo/underwater attractions.

Thank EmmerD
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very enjoyable place to walk about. Adults could easily spend about 3 hours here not much of interest for children. excellent displays, plenty of restrooms. beautiful views. A museum visitors can enjoy. you don't feel hounded by security at every turn and given it size...More

Thank momLofteens
Reviewed 6 days ago

My daughter and I went here one day while at the Royal Navy Dockyard. We were very happy we went! It was $15USD each but well worth it. We spent several hours here. It's clean and there is a lot to read and learn about....More

Thank Diane123Diane
Reviewed 6 days ago

There is so much to see in this place, but definitely take the walk up to the Commissioner's house above the statue in the picture (Neptune). The views are AMAZING! You can roam all over and see lots of cannons and history. This took up...More

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice museum. You can walk outside to see the fort, with the cannons and related fortifications. Beautiful views of the island and port. Also has indoor exhibits detailing history of Bermuda, it's artwork, it's Currency, and the history of the keep/fort. Definitely worth an...More

Thank TMish2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent an afternoon at the National Museum while our cruise ship was in the Dockyard. So much to see, read, and learn! First we walked the perimeter of the fort looking at the cave and points where cannons had been placed. The Commissioner's house...More

1  Thank Diane A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time walking the house, viewing paintings, artifacts, models and reading about the history. The grounds were wonderful, affording great views of the sound. I particularly liked the defences from both pirate and world war times. In the gardens is the dolphin...More

Thank HappyTank
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our visit to the National Museum - lots of great information and a really nice shipwreck exhibit (the cold A/C was especially appreciated on a hot day) - don't miss this gem.

Thank PadreGirl
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