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. For a peaceful afternoon, take some time to walk around the marina and enjoy sun, the water and the boats.
Nelson's Dockyard is the only Georgian Dockyard in the world. It features a collection of historical attractions including the Clarence House, Shirley Heights, and Dow's Hill Interpretation Center. The Dockyard is sprinkled with small shops, cafes, and other spots that will enhance your visit.
Located toward the center of English Harbour, Nelson's Dockyard National Park happily welcomes local residents and tourists rooming in this part of Antigua. Whether or not you are staying particularly close, you are free to stop by for some fun in the sun.
Of course, one of the most enjoyable possibilities while spending some time exploring the area is eating a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of the park. Mainbrace Pub, which offers British fare, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Mainbrace Pub is only about a short distance away away from Nelson's Dockyard National Park, so stop in and peruse the menu. Wardroom Restaurant and are additional refreshment choices nearby. At Caribbean Taste Restaurant you and your companions might eat some Caribbean meals and experience the flavors of Antigua.
Those who are interested in visiting two parks, find out more about Fort Berkeley, which is within traveling range in English Harbour. You might want to also think about heading over to , which is another attraction not far away., situated 1.8 miles to the north-northwest of this page's attraction. Additional nearby attractions include
Parks are a great attraction to visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are closest.
|Fort Berkeley||Historic Site||0.1 mi. (0.4 km)||ESE||English Harbour|
|GeoFeature||0.7 mi. (1.3 km)||SE||0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Shirley Heights Fort||Historic Site||0.7 mi. (1.3 km)||E||0.8 mi. Southeast of English Harbour|
|Historic Site||4.6 mi. (5.3 km)||NW||3.3 mi. Northwest of Falmouth Harbour|
|Betty's Hope||Museum||--||--||2.5 mi. West of Willikies|
The cost of admission into the dockyard is $5(USD) per person.
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