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

Fort George is located in Port of Spain, so visitors to this part of Trinidad and Tobago will have easy site access during their visit. There are a notable amount of lodgings in the area near Fort George.

Hotels near Fort George
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Royal Palm Suite Hotel Hotel -- --
Kapok Hotel Hotel 1.8 mi. (2.5 km) SE
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

This community is agreeable for golfers, who will want to enjoy St. Andrews Golf Club in the vicinity of this historical site.


Operating Hours

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


For price of admission, dial up 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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