Fort Fleur D'Epee A Musee

Fort Fleur D'Epee was built in the 18th century by the French to protect the Gran Cul de Sac Marin. Over its history it was taken by the British and in 1794 reclaimed by the French. Today, visitors can spend time exploring the battlements and dungeons, which are surprisingly well-preserved.


In addition to simply exploring the fort itself, visitors will also be able to check out a small art gallery located within Fort Fleur D'Epee

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Fort Fleur D'Epee A Musee may choose to book their trip in the vicinity of Pointe A Pitre, as those staying in this area of Guadeloupe will have the benefit of easy site access for the duration of their trip. While the area isn't a major tourism destination, you'll nevertheless find a small number of lodgings to pick from.

Hotels near Fort Fleur D'Epee A Musee
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Canella Beach Hotel -- --
Mahogany Hotel Residence Resort -- --
La Creole Beach Hotel Hotel -- --
Karibea Beach Resort Gosier Resort -- --
La Maison Creole Hotel -- --
Auberge de la Vielle Tour Hotel -- --
Residence Terrasses De Illet Hotel -- --

Location and What's Nearby

If you're ready for some outdoor excitement, think about Bas-du-Fort, the closest beach to this historical site.


Operating Hours

You should call the landmark ahead to determine their hours of operation.


For price of admission, call Fort Fleur D'Epee A Musee beforehand to determine how much they charge, or if they do at all.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (059) 090-9461

Location: Bas du fort, Gosier, Grande-Terre


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