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Fort King George

Fort Street 84, Scarborough, Tobago
+1 868-639-3970
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“great view” (26 reviews)
“small museum” (11 reviews)
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Fort Street 84, Scarborough, Tobago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The biggest of the "forts" on the island. Several preserved buildings, cannons, grounds and museum. The view is worth a stop if nothing else. History is well presented with signage. The museum is small, somewhat random but still interesting.

Thank BrightFlight
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We walked up to the fort from Scarborough port. It's a steep walk that takes about 15-20 minutes so get a taxi if that sounds too much like hard work! The views from the fort are amazing and there are some interesting buildings. However, many...More

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Nice spot to visit if only for the view. However it's also worth a visit to learn about some of Tobagos bloody history. Nicely restored old colonial fort with an interesting museum.

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting historic fort. Museum was welcoming with good artefacts and information. Beautiful views

Thank juec
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The fort is located up a hill next to the hospital and has a car park. The views from the fort are impressive over Scarborough and you can also see Trinidad. Along the fort ramparts you can see various cannon, the powder store, well the...More

1  Thank HughMc
Reviewed 14 September 2017

It is a long, hot walk up from the car park. . The views are amazing. However we picked the wrong day as the museum was closed, this was due to the cleaning up from the previous days fireworks display celebrating Independence day I cannot...More

Thank Annl
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This fort has a lot of history with changing ownership. This is all well documented and easy to read. The view of Scarborough is awesome. Please walk with your binoculars. If you bring along food, drink and not too loud music you can enjoy a...More

Thank Cherryll U
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Not a real lot to see. The museum was closed on the day I went there. However, it is worth a visit for the very nice view above Scarborough.

Thank TravelinAlan
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

The view here is breath taking and it is not difficult to find. My family and I was very happy to visit here for the second time. The ambiance is the ideal place for photographs for weddings or family portraits plus the washrooms are well...More

Thank Kerv69
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Every year that I go to tobago I visit the fort and take a photograph in the exact same spot but despite the sentimental value of this place to me, it's always well kept and beautiful for photographs for any occasion.

Thank Amy K
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