Fort St. Catherine

Photo Credit: © Craig Stanfill CC BY

Built in 1612 in wood, and finished with stone two years later, this early fort was meant to protect the small Barbados colony. It would be rebuilt five time to include new improvements and stronger features, though today it serves as a museum and historic attraction.

Staying Close

Consider staying in St. George's Island if you plan on visiting Fort St. Catherine, as visitors to this part of Bermuda will have the benefit of convenient access to the historical site during their time there. With just a few accommodations around the region within the vicinity of Fort St. Catherine, only a little foot movement might be bargained on.

Hotels near Fort St. Catherine
Hotel Type Island Distance Direction
St. George's Club Villa complex Bermuda 0.8 mi. (0.4 km) SW

Location and What's Nearby

If you're time spent at this site has got your stomach growling, think about heading to one of the eateries nearby. The closest eatery is Temptations, which plates up American fare. Temptations is a brief ways off, but far enough that you will decide to plan on using a particular type of transport to get there. White Horse Pub and Wahoo's Waterside Bistro and Patio are additional food and drink options near Fort St. Catherine. At Wahoo's Waterside Bistro and Patio you and your group can try a bit of Caribbean dishes and experience the flavors of Bermuda.


Operating Hours

The museum is open everyday except for Sundays.


For price of admission, call Fort St. Catherine before your visit to find out if they charge, and if so, how much.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (441) 297-1920

Location: 15 Coot Pond Road, St. George's Island, Bermuda


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