Map of Attractions in English Harbour

1 | Nelson's Ruins Northeast

Vacationers will be able to find this historical site on the premises of Nelson's Dockyard National Park, a little more than a mile (approximately two kilometers) south-southeast of the center of Falmouth Harbour.

2 | Nelson's Ruins Southeast

This historical site is located on the premises of Nelson's Dockyard National Park.

3 | Nelsons Dockyard Park

Nelson's Dackyard is more than just a national park. It is also is a historical site and commercial center that attracts visitors from around the world, who spend time exploring the many museums, forts, and ruins along with boutiques, small cafes, and gift shops.

Situated on the bay, this park is located a short distance from Nelson's Ruins Southeast.

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4 | Dockyard Museum

Originally built in 1855, Nelson's Dockyard served as the officer's quarters in the Royal Navy Dockyard. The building was restored and used as the National Parks Office in the 1970s, but by 1997 the rooms were once again restructured and put to use as the Dockyard Museum.

This museum is located within Nelson's Dockyard National Park.

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5 | Fort Berkeley

This impressive fort at one time stood as the harbor's main protection from enemy navies. Built in 1704, the fort would eventually be armed with at leas twenty-five cannons that could reach about a mile and a half each, a clear deterrent to any approaching ships.

From Dockyard Museum, go a short distance to the east-southeast to locate this historical site.

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1 | Lookout Trail

This park is a short distance away southeast of Falmouth Harbour, and is on Freeman's Bay to Shirley Heights Lookout.

2 | Shirley Heights Fort

Shirley Heights is one of the most popular attractions in Antigua. Once a military lookout, the property is now home to a restaurant and bar that is famous for hosting a party every Sunday night as well as a handful of historic relics.

Vacationers will find this historical site a short distance from Lookout Trail.

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1 | Carpenters Rock Trail

This hiking trail can be found within easy traveling distance of English Harbour, approximately two miles (approximately three kilometers) to the southeast of the center of Falmouth Harbour.

This map highlights the approximate location of 8 attractions in English Harbour.

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Points of Interest Near English Harbour
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Carpenters Rock Trail 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central English Harbour
Dockyard Museum 0.2 mi. South of Central English Harbour
Fort Berkeley 0.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central English Harbour
Lookout Trail Central English Harbour
Nelson's Dockyard National Park 0.2 mi. South of Central English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Northeast 0.2 mi. South West of Central English Harbour
Nelson's Ruins Southeast 0.3 mi. South West of Central English Harbour
Shirley Heights Fort Central English Harbour

 

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