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“Great time” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Government House

Government House
Blue Hill Rd., Nassau, New Providence Island
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Ranked #16 of 60 attractions in Nassau
Type: Government Buildings
Activities: Walking
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Owner description: The Queen's representative to the Bahamas lives in this imposing colonial structure.
Denver, Colorado
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Great time”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

I found out about the high tea through people to people. I was a wonderful expereince I found out a great deal about the country and had the opportunity to discuss the fact that for the first time in the countries history they had more than two parties running in the election. The models were very beautiful and although some were very young did a great job. I had a great time and would encourage anyone visiting when this opportunity is available to make reservations and attend.

Visited June 2012
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 attraction reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Some politics and a picture”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

We arrived at the Government house/Parliament square by foot after walking down Bay Street. It's a nice place to take some pictures and see authentic pink buildings that distinguish Nassau. Other than that, if you don't have a guide, you won't know too much about this place - we did a little bit of reading beforehand and printed some information.

* Maximum time spent - half an hour, good photo spot

Visited March 2013
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Nassau, New Providence Island
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
“historical sites”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

such a beautiful statue of the queen great for memorable photos, and great for historical places, this is a must see, and take a photo in the front the pink color is capitivating as well

Visited February 2013
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Columbia, South Carolina
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“Nice for a quick view”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

worth to walk to to view the nice Christopher Columbus statue. I didn't go beyond the gates. exterior looked nice

Visited November 2012
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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“This is the House of Assembly; not Government House”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

Most of the pictures here are of The House of Assembly where government business takes place. There is a statue of Queen Victoria in front of it. There are a couple of pictures in the "visitor pictures" section of another pink house with a statue of a man standing on the steps, that is Government House and the statue is Christopher Columbus. This is where the Governor General resides. It is located on Shirley Street and Blue Hill.

Visited May 2012
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