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Address: La Toc, Castries, St. Lucia
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Description: 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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And interesting site for a quick stop

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.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
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Denver
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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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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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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
16 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 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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Middlesex
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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Hampshire, UK
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82 reviews 82 reviews
25 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2011

We had to ring beforehand to check their would be a guide to show you around. visited twice now, really recommend it for a fun history lesson

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

The lanscape from La Toc is wonderful and to know about its history is important to be enriched by the trip

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