Fort Montagu
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The oldest fort on the island, also a place to kick back and relax on well-manicured lawns overlooking the ocean.
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Ronnie S
Greenville23 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Family
We enjoyed seeing this small fort, and the beach right beside it. Didn't get to take the tour, but it's right on the beach and in great shape for it's age.
Written 2 April 2024
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Shacoria R
Los Angeles, CA18 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2023
It wasn’t really all that interesting of a place to visit. While we were there, we saw a guy wearing a snake which was interesting. Also, it’s located right near the water and there is food available nearby, which is a big plus.
Written 13 January 2023
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Zurik
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2022 • Family
tiny fort, but it comes alive with fascinating history. $2.00 entrace fee (worth it) ask for raustin
Written 24 November 2022
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DJtrinivibes
Bronx, NY1 839 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2021 • Family
We stopped quick to see Montagu beach and stumbled on this lovely Fort Montagu, that had a nice view of the island. Nice little area to relax and take in the peace and quiet. Also had some reading of history and it is the oldest fort on the island. So that was gray for the kids to learn. Nice quick stop enjoy and thank me later.
Written 21 July 2021
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ccate1996
Titusville, FL354 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020
we were 2 people who benefited from a smaller less visited fort. Personalized guide who told tales of fort takeovers and declamations. much less commercial then the other 2 forts
Written 25 February 2020
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ADolores
Lafayette, IN1 380 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Family
We visited Fort Montagu and decided to pay the $2.00 admission fee to enter the fort. This and a tip enabled the man in charge to give us a fifteen minute history of the fort. The young people in our group loved it!
Written 31 January 2020
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Klaus G
Boulder City, NV10 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Solo
Was killing some time before sailing and took a long walk along the coast to this fort, from downtown Nassau. It was a really nice walk and fort Montagu was tiny, but nevertheless, interesting. I think this is the fort where I saw the ovens where they heat up the cannonballs so they will also cause a fire on the ships they are trying to sink.
Written 13 January 2020
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Eileenatbeach
Ponte Vedra Beach61 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jul 2019
Only a small portion of the fort remains, but the view and history surrounding it are worth visiting. Stop by the vendors close by for a Bahama Mama.
Written 16 July 2019
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0311thebeast
Marthasville, MO44 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2019 • Couples
Very small fort off of the beaten path. It is about a 10-15 minute and 30 dollar cab ride round trip from the port including the cab waiting for us for 15 min to tour the fort.
I went to the fort because of it's history with the United States Marine Corps, "Google it". Its a great place to go if you are a Marine Veteran or a military history buff.
Written 28 June 2019
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alexandrina55
St. John's, Antigua389 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2019 • Friends
A plague at Fort Charlotte listed 4 forts. Having visited 2 prior, this seemed like the smallest of the three. Although I did not enter the fort, I found enough excitement watching the people exercising, walking along the beach and just enjoying the general area.
Written 29 May 2019
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