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Burnt Point Fort in Bermuda, part of Bermuda's history

400 Years of Fascinating Bermudian History

For centuries, Bermuda has welcomed cultures from around the globe, straddled old worlds and new, and participated in some of history's most crucial moments. The result is a long and interesting story that continues to be told and celebrated today. Experience many parts of the story – from maritime heritage to British colonial traditions to colourful island customs – in Bermuda's historic churches, gardens, forts, estates, fashion, festivals and museums.

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Gibbs Hill Lighthouse

Lighthouse Rd., Southampton

Royal Naval Dockyard & the West End | Historic Buildings & Landmarks

Climb the 185-step spiral staircase of Gibbs’ Hill Lighthouse to enjoy one of the best views on the island. The 117...

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Gilbert Nature Reserve

29 Somerset Rd., Sandys

Royal Naval Dockyard & the West End | Nature Reserves | Historic Buildings & Landmarks

Explore five acres of unspoiled woodland near Somerset Village at the Gilbert Nature Reserve, home to some of Bermuda...

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National Museum of Bermuda

The Keep, Royal Naval Dockyard, Sandys

Royal Naval Dockyard & the West End | Museums | Wildlife & Animal Attractions | Historic Buildings & Landmarks | Historic Forts | Independent Meeting Venues

Explore more than 500 years of Bermuda’s history, from the settling of the island to its importance as a hub of...

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Royal Naval Cemetery

Ireland Island South, Sandys

Royal Naval Dockyard & the West End | Historic Buildings & Landmarks

Bermuda’s Royal Naval Cemetery, known locally as “The Glade,” is the final resting place of more than 1,000...

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Royal Naval Dockyard

Royal Naval Dockyard, Sandys

Royal Naval Dockyard & the West End | Historic Buildings & Landmarks | Galleries & Craft Studios | Boutiques | Tours | Historic Forts | Museums

Spend a day exploring Bermuda’s rich maritime history alongside shops, restaurants and museums at the Royal Naval...

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Scaur Hill Fort and Park

Somerset Rd., Sandys

Royal Naval Dockyard & the West End | Historic Forts

Take in panoramic views of the Great Sound of Bermuda and Royal Naval Dockyard from atop Scaur Hill Fort and Park....

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St. James' Church

90 Somerset Rd., Sandys

Royal Naval Dockyard & the West End | Churches

Completed in 1789 and built from Bermuda limestone, St. James’ Church strikes an imposing figure on Somerset Road in...

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West Whale Bay Park

Whale Bay Rd., Southampton

Royal Naval Dockyard & the West End | Beaches | Historic Forts | Whale Watching

Spot majestic humpback whales from the shore during March and April, as they migrate north to their summer feeding...

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