Fort Bennett

While it is mainly in ruins and buried beneath the ground, Fort Bennett was once a formidable battle-ready position that helped defend Tobago. Built originally by the Dutch around 1630, it was taken by the British in the 19th century when it got its name. Today, the historical site is marked by informational signs and a park, as well as some ruins.


Visitors can walk the down the paths that line Fort Bennett and stop to look at the many signs, ruins, and beautiful views.

Staying Close

Fort Bennett is located in Black Rock, so guests staying in this part of Trinidad and Tobago will have easy access to this historic attraction for the duration of their trip. There are a decent amount of hotels in the neighborhood near this landmark.

Hotels near Fort Bennett
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Mirage Tobago Hotel -- --
Grafton Beach Resort Resort -- --
Le Grand Courlan Spa Resort Resort -- --
Rex Resorts Turtle Beach Resort -- --
Cocrico Inn Hotel -- --
Mount Irvine Bay Hotel & Golf Club Hotel -- --
Tobago Island Suites Hotel -- --

Location and What's Nearby

The neighborhood nearby this landmark does have at least a few pluses, such as Stone Haven Bay and Mt. Irvine Golf Course.


Contact Information

Location: Grafton Beach Road, Black Rock, Tobago


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