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Admiral's House Museum

Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour, Antigua
+1 268-463-1053
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Worth a visit

Nice place to learn a little of the history of Antigua and the British impact it had. Good exhibits.

Reviewed 1 week ago
alansC5873NW
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Melbourne, Australia
beautiful exhibits

enjoyed viewing the well maintained and organized exhibits in the admiral's house. the museum staff... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dave L
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Reston, Virginia
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
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Nelson's Dockyard, English Harbour, Antigua
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+1 268-463-1053
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to learn a little of the history of Antigua and the British impact it had. Good exhibits.

Thank alansC5873NW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

enjoyed viewing the well maintained and organized exhibits in the admiral's house. the museum staff were very friendly and informative.

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't expect this facility to open a window of history ; what a find. Well worth a trip if you a visiting the island and the hotel next door offering g lunch and drinks on the doorstep. This easily fills an afternoon.

Thank Kittywhowearsahat
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Well worth checking this out, lots of naval history to look at and take in, nice alternative to lazing on your sun bed.

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

If you don't know anything about the area, shipping, military, etc this does an excellent overview to get you up to speed.

Thank Urbanfarmgrl
Reviewed 4 July 2017

To be brutally honest, as a museum this is not really up to much. The exhibits are displayed in really old fashioned display cases and lack imagination, however that's probably due to funding. What you need to do is use your imagination and think for...More

1  Thank RMP1960g
Reviewed 26 June 2017

As one would expect, this is a collection of items from and about the dockyard. For the patient the small displays are informative. For the impatient it has the feeling of a quaint old curio cabinet. But hey, you've come to the dockyard so you...More

Thank FrankiesAwesome
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I have already mentioned this place as part of my review of Nelson' Dockyard. There are some interesting finds on display.

Thank SimsiesCornwall
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The museum held some very interesting items, worth popping in for a visit if you are already at Nelson's Dockyard

Thank NancyOO7
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A well laid out and informative museum in an original period building, namely the Admiral's house! Well worth a visit.

Thank travelpassion
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