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It took us a long time to get in to tour the old fort, mainly because we waited at the entrance and were not aware that you had to purchase tickets in the parking lot across the street. Only one of the daily tours is...More
We bought our tickets for 8 euros at the park La Savanne information kiosk. Form there our guide took us to a side entrance with an unassuming door to the fortress. We walked and climbed stairs into the old fortress, Our guide showed us the...More
Fort St Louis is a fortress built in the 17th century on a rocky point to protect Fort de France bay.
To-day it’s a historic monument and a naval base.
I was invited twice by military friends to official functions. I could visit the place...More
Ft St. Louis is an imposing historic structure with great views over the city and is still an active naval base. Starting as early as 1638 there has been a fort in this location with constant additions over past 300+ years. It is only a...More
We really enjoyed our guided tour! Very helpful staff, so thank you Luís! Very nice place to visit if you are near and have an hour to spend. Ticets are sold at the tourist office at the boulevard beside of nearby park.
You buy the tickets in the tourist information booth in the Le Savanne park in front of the fortress. You meet your guide there who will get you to the fortress via a rather unmarked doors. Note that the fortress is is running French navy...More
We had no problems with finding the ticket booth for the visit to the fort, it is located opposite the fort the other side of the park to the left hand side. Guide only tour which takes you through the old sections and gun placements...More
While in port during a cruise, the fort is an imposing structure that dominates a good portion of the waterfront from its imposing peninsula position. Unfortunately unlike many other forts throughout the Caribbean, you cannot simply walk up to the gate, enter and check it...More