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Fort Amsterdam

Punda, Willemstad, Curacao
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The island's principal fortress today serves as the seat of government.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good45%
  • Average32%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Punda, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 10 November 2014 via mobile

This 'Fort' has been changed into administration buildings for the town/city and apart from a cannonball stuck in a wall (with an alleged history) there is not much here at all except a quick photo stop. Even the centre of the Fort has been changed...More

2  Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Fun place to see and get to hear the history of the area. love to go back and see it again and stay longer.

Thank Juli H
Reviewed 29 September 2014

Fun for a quick stop before shopping. Take the time to notice an old cannon ball that is still stuck in the wall!

Thank KelseyGernert
Reviewed 13 July 2014

As we crossed the swinging bridge into the Punda section, the Governor's Building and Fort Amsterdam were just a block away to the right. There was a narrow street that led us inside the Fort area. Here, we found the Fort Church at the opposite...More

1  Thank ct-cruisers
Reviewed 2 July 2014

this old fort is good for photos. not a lot to see. Still, it has a stunning look. worth a quick looksie while walking around.

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 20 March 2014

There is not much to doo here aside from a quick picture. We decided to walk around the building but did not see much aside from a parking lot and some shops.

Thank RCDS_Family
Reviewed 23 February 2014

If downtown go see but what an opportunity missed, this place (Curacao) really has no identity, way to westernized

2  Thank Larry G
Reviewed 7 February 2014

The fort, and associated church, are really let down by it being a series of offices and a car park. What could be a major attraction for Willemstad makes you feel as if you are in the wrong place.

1  Thank Nesster
Reviewed 31 January 2014

A great day and pace for understanding and enjoying the history of this site. Love the pastel colors of the city.

Thank 06CES47
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Fort Amsterdam houses all three parts of the government of this Island of the Dutch Kingdom: Parliament, Government and Governor, plus a chapel for all of them to worship. Though it has a military past, it looks now intriguing and welcoming with its colourful walls...More

Thank Robert188633
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