Fort George

Fort George was built in 1804 by Sir Thomas Hislop to protect the city from Napoleon's naval fleet. Today, it looks over the beautiful city of St. James and offers it's visitors a spectacular view of the Gulf of Paria.

Staying Close

Port of Spain is a good option for those wishing to visit Fort George, since those staying in this region of Trinidad and Tobago will be pleased to have convenient access to the historical site for the duration of their trip. There are a decent number of lodgings in the region within range of this facility.

Hotels near Fort George
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Royal Palm Suite Hotel Hotel -- --
Golden Tulip Kapok Hotel Hotel -- --
Courtyard by Marriott Port of Spain Hotel 2.0 mi. (0.2 km) S
Chancellor Hotel Hotel -- --
Normandie Hotel -- --
Hotel Par May Las Inn Hotel 2.3 mi. (2.0 km) SE
Inn At 87 B & B 2.4 mi. (2.1 km) SE

Location and What's Nearby

Pretty close-by is St. Andrews Golf Club, the most convenient palace to enjoy outdoor activities nearby.


Operating Hours

Fort George is open from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m.


For price of admission, you should call Fort George beforehand to find out how much they charge, or if they do at all.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (868) 639-3970

Location: 84 Fort St., Port of Spain, Trinidad


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