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Address: La Toc, Castries, St. Lucia
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The only Military fort open to the Public in St Lucia. Viewings by...

The only Military fort open to the Public in St Lucia. Viewings by appointment only.

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If you are into cultural history and the war fought over ownership of St. Lucia you will find this site intriguing.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
Rhonda T
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Fort Washington, Maryland
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Castries, St. Lucia
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103 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

Really, there is nothing left of this except an old ruin which you cannot enter or get into / not worth the time and energy to go see this, really nothing there.

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Thank TheTravellingPirate
Fort Washington, Maryland
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18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

If you are into cultural history and the war fought over ownership of St. Lucia you will find this site intriguing.

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Thank Rhonda T
Denver
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52 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Friendly tour guides will show you around this colonial battery. It doesn't require a lot of time, and there are some very interesting artifacts to see.

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Thank ElizaDenver
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106 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Here has fine views a hidden away place with remnants from past gun battles . A sweet local showed me around it felt very authentic and awe inspiring. Great location to take more photos

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Thank CarolinaGianna
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Just arrived home from Sandals La Toc property, my wife and I had a great time. The staff was great always willing to help us. During our stay we met a bartender named Nathalie. Nathalie works in the Irish Pub, she is one of the nicest people I have ever met. She treated us like family and always made us... More 

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1 Thank Joseph D
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

get out of the car and have a proper look around, stunning views and lots of re-used historical buildings put to modern and education use.

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Thank Andrew M
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28 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

It's very close to the Landings resort. Good base for the SNUBA excursion. We were able to see a small spotted eel, starfish, spiny sea urchin, octopus, sea horse and different coral and colorful fish. It was also an interesting landmark to hike and photograph. Many signs were displayed portraying the history of the fort. Wear a hat and good... More 

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Thank ChristineD39
Middlesex
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24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

The history behind the fort is interesting but what for me was more inspiring was that it was one womans vision to bring it back from an overgrown piece of land to what it is now. An inspiration to all.

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Harlow, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

Interesting - good for a short visit and an appreciation of the island's history.

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

The trip here was included on one of the excursions from Saga. It didn't interest me all that much but you have to wonder how all of the heavy guns were hauled up those hills.

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