Bermuda Maritime Museum

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Much of the history of Bermuda revolves around the Sea, and the Bermuda Maritime Museum does not forget this. Exhibits detail the history of Bermuda, the Sea that surrounds her, and the men that tried to tame both.

What to Expect

This extensive museum features plenty of interesting exhibits including the history of the slave trade and one on the tourism industry.

The Maritime Museum is housed in a building that was once one of Bermuda's largest forts, though instead of protecting the island, is now holds one of the largest collections of maritime artifacts there is.

Staying Close

Bermuda Maritime Museum is located on Ireland Island North, which means guests staying in this area of Bermuda will be excited to have convenient access to the museum during their visit. Because you'll find a concentration of hotels surrounding Bermuda Maritime Museum, travelers wishing to stay in the area will easily find something that suits their particular needs.

Hotels near Bermuda Maritime Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
The Corals B & B 2.3 mi. (1.0 km) SW
Cambridge Beaches Resort Resort 2.4 mi. (1.0 km) SW
Robin's Nest Hotel 2.6 mi. (1.1 km) SE
Hi-Roy Guest House Guest house 2.7 mi. (1.0 km) SE
Windsong Hotel 2.7 mi. (0.9 km) SE
Mazarine by the Sea Guest house 3.1 mi. (0.8 km) SE
The Hamiltonian Hotel & Island Club Hotel 3.2 mi. (0.5 km) SE

Location and What's Nearby

Museum guests will have no problem finding a meal, since there is a numerous supply of local restaurants within traveling distance. Frog & Onion, which has a menu full of British food, is also the closest restaurant to the museum. It is maybe about about a hundred yards from this landmark, so stop in and place your order. Bone Fish and Hammerhead's Bar and Grill are additional food and drink options near Bermuda Maritime Museum. At Hammerhead's Bar and Grill you and your party will want to sample Caribbean cuisine and enjoy the local foods and culture of Bermuda.


Operating Hours

The museum is open 9:30 am to 5:00 pm but the last admission is at 3:00 pm for the tours.


The cost to enter the Bermuda Maritime Museum is $10(USD) for adults, $8(USD) for seniors, and $5(USD) for children.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (441) 234-1333
FAX: (441) 234-1418



Location: Pender Road, Ireland Island North, Bermuda


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