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National Museum of Bermuda

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great history

When we visit a new country, we try and learn its' history. This is the place to do just that. Well... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
nriemen
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Winchester, Virginia
Must see for history of Bermuda

The National Museum was fascinating, with great use of the keep and the historic house on the hill... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Explore 500 years of Bermuda history and culture in Bermuda's largest fort. Jaw-dropping views, massive cannon, shipwreck artefacts, local watercraft, a stunning mural, a children's playhouse and playground make if fun for all ages.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1 The Keep | Sandys, The Royal Naval Dockyard, MA 01, Bermuda
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we visit a new country, we try and learn its' history. This is the place to do just that. Well laid out, great info, and wonderful exhibits. We now have a better understanding of the history of this lovely country.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nriemen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The National Museum was fascinating, with great use of the keep and the historic house on the hill. Must see is the back staircase mural depicting in a painting the history of Bermuda. My wife really enjoyed the money display, and I the military history....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sean M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has various features, some indoors, many outdoors. Allow plenty of time to see it all. The best parts, in our opinion, were the Queen's Exhibition Hall, and the Boat Loft, but other visitors might like other areas.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Professional-Pilgrim
Reviewed December 16, 2018

The exhibits and just great providing lots of factual information for the whole timeline of history on the island. In particular is the fine job of covering the contributions of Black Bermudians from slavery til now and finally the recognition of the contributions of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank russpei
Reviewed November 29, 2018

The commissioner’s house is full of excellent historical information very well presented. One of highlights not to be missed is the very clever and chronological mural. Don’t just walk by. On way up to the house go down stairs by a grotto to see where...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jvc49
Reviewed November 20, 2018

While on vacation at a resort in Bermuda, we took the bus to the Royal Naval Dockyard to see the National Museum. The first week of November and no cruise ships were at the dock. We spent several hours touring the fortress, museum and Commissioner's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 18, 2018

It is great place to visit especially when weather is not good to enjoy numerous Bermuda beaches. Commissioner's house has numerous expositions and good written stories about Bermuda history. i enjoyed presentation of all British coins. You'll see hundreds cannons around museum - museum occupies...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vitaliy94080
Reviewed November 6, 2018

If you never been to Bermuda before and arrived a cruise ship chances are your ship will be berthed at Dockyard and will have two or more days to enjoy the island. My recommended schedule for day one: Take the ferry from Dockyard to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Howard T
Reviewed November 1, 2018

We took a tour of the National Museum of Bermuda located at the Dockyard near the King's Wharf from the cruise boat. They charge the admission fee which is reasonable. Beautiful place with many historic presentation and the kids enjoy very much. They have a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kuhn H
Reviewed October 14, 2018

the place is full of really neat artifacts, tons of old cannons some just laying on the ground, inside the fort they have a swim with dolphins.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Joyce L
October 21, 2018|
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Response from suree | Reviewed this property |
We got the bus, sorry I cannot remember which number but they will tell you at the bus terminus or your hotel. The Bus stop is right outside the Aquarium
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richare10
May 25, 2018|
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Response from Yening Q | Reviewed this property |
It was $15 per person.
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