Completed by the British in 1710, Fort George served to protect St. George's City from attack. Today, only some portions of the fort is open to the public, with the other part serving as offices for the Royal Grenada Police Force. With the portions that are open to the public, and the fantastic views of the city and harbor, Fort George makes a great trip if exploring the area.
Consider staying in downtown St. George if you plan on visiting Fort George, as those visiting this region of Grenada will have easy site access for the duration of their trip. There isn't much congestion in the area near the historic site, perhaps because there is such a modest selection of places to stay nearby.
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Guests at Fort George will be able to find a handful of island activities like working on their golf game and heading to the beach within traveling distance. Historic site visitors also wishing to get in a game of golf can do so at the nearest course, Grenada Golf Course & Country Club. If you don't take a whole lot of pride in your golf game, consider spending some time at Grand Anse Beach, the most convenient beach to visit. Also, your party will have a chance to come across some extra golf and beach options in the region. Historic site guests will discover a fair number of interesting places out of the sun in this general vicinity. There are two other places nearby you may want to visit -Grenada National Museum and St. Rose Nursery and Garden- which are both located within a few miles of the historic site.
Location: St. George's, Grenada
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