Map of Attractions in English Harbour

1 | Admiral House

Featuring the history of the area's maritime history, the Admiral House welcomes any visitor interested in naval, British, colonial, or just general history. Visitors will gain an insight as to the importance of the dockyard for Antigua as well as how similar dockyards shaped the Caribbean as a whole.

This museum is situated a little more than a mile (approximately two kilometers) southeast of Falmouth Harbour, and is within Nelson's Dockyard National Park.

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1 | Nelson's Ruins Northeast

Situated within Nelson's Dockyard National Park, this historical site is a little more than a mile (approximately two kilometers) to the south-southeast of the center of Falmouth Harbour.

2 | Nelson's Ruins Southeast

Find this historical site on the same grounds as 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.

This park is situated on the bay, and is a short distance from Nelson's Ruins Southeast.

Further info here.

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.

Interested visitors will find this museum on the same premises as Nelson's Dockyard National Park.

Additional information available here.

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.

Travelers will be able to find this historical site on the southern outskirts of English Harbour, a short distance from Dockyard Museum.

Full details available here.

1 | Lookout Trail

Go 1.9 miles (3.1 km) to the southeast from the center of Falmouth Harbour to find this park, which is located within driving range of English Harbour.

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.

Visitors can find this historical site within easy traveling distance from English Harbour, a short distance from Lookout Trail.

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1 | Carpenters Rock Trail

This hiking trail is situated within easy traveling range of English Harbour, approximately two miles (approximately three kilometers) to the southeast of the center of Falmouth Harbour.

This map shows the location of 9 attractions in English Harbour.

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Points of Interest Near English Harbour
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Admiral House 0.0 mi. South West of Central English Harbour
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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