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Interesting history

We were kind of rushed during this part of our tour, so we could not get up to the tower and enter... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Randy C
Summerfield, Florida, United States

Was on our tour. Guide told a great story and made it quite interesting. Wonderful view of town... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
Elkton, Virginia
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454 Whipple St, Saint John, New Brunswick E2M 2R3, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very interesting surprise for us as we just happened to stumble onto this. There is a short video that is exceptional (has won awards) and a small museum. Do both to get a full understanding of what you are looking at. The actual tower tour...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a foggy Holiday morning and although the tower itself was closed we had some delightful engaging conversation with the Park Attendants and viewed a really terrific story of the tower(s) via an awesome video and then finished with visitor center tour. Well worth...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here to take a look around not thinking it was going to be much. But it was GREAT. 🤗. We went into the visitor center, they have a movie that is kid friendly a museum that is family friendly they have a small...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

It was very foggy and windy when we came here so we didn’t get the chance to see the view of the city from the top of the tower but we still went and checked it out. It was very interesting to read the history...More

Thank zienry
Reviewed August 9, 2018

At the time when we visited this historic building, access to the interior was closed due to renovation work. That's OK - it's great that someone is taking care of it! The history of the place is well summarized on information boards, and we learned...More

Thank Adrian D
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Carleton Martello Tower is a very nice place to visit on a Non-foggy day. The views are great. The park staff are very friendly and great with children. There is an excellent video presentation on the history of the tower.

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Reviewed July 29, 2018

We were kind of rushed during this part of our tour, so we could not get up to the tower and enter. Great view of the harbor and downtown.

Thank Randy C
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Was on our tour. Guide told a great story and made it quite interesting. Wonderful view of town. Beautiful church to right of rock ledge. Wear good shoes

Thank Rhong73
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Not much to see. Might be if you stopped and walked up to the top if that is possible. Otherwise, it can be skipped.

Thank RobertELeeMo
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Interesting but honestly just a quick stop. You can not go in the tower (yet, apparently refurbishment is underway). Little movie you can watch in the interpretive centre and quick exhibits you can see to understand the history and significance of the tower. We found...More

Thank Marbles20
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