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National Museum of Bermuda

1 The Keep | Sandys, The Royal Naval Dockyard, MA 01, Bermuda
+1 441-234-1418
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Interesting museum

This is a great museum to learn about the history of Bermuda. We visited on a day when there were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
dannyo62003
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Long Island, NY
Great insight on the history of Bermuda

It cost $15 a person to get in but it was worth it. My family and I spent 5+ hours going through... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Andrew D
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Garner, North Carolina
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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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  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1 The Keep | Sandys, The Royal Naval Dockyard, MA 01, Bermuda
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"commissioner's house"
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"slave trade"
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"high cave"
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"military history"
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"three floors"
in 8 reviews
"interesting exhibits"
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"national museum"
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"the upper level"
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"great history"
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"spent several hours"
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"two hours"
in 12 reviews
"ship wrecks"
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"on display"
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"entrance fee"
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"well worth the visit"
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a great museum to learn about the history of Bermuda. We visited on a day when there were no cruise ships at the Royal Navy Dockyard and it was not at all crowded. Plan to spend several hours or more and there is...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It cost $15 a person to get in but it was worth it. My family and I spent 5+ hours going through all the buildings and exhibits that this musuem had to offer. If you are a history buff or just want to learn about...More

Thank Andrew D
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by how enjoyable the visit was. We saw the different exhibits and learned about various aspects of Bermuda’s history, from boating to power generation and slavery to WW2. The Commissioner’s House had a fantastic view of the Naval Dockyard. We walked...More

Thank Yening Q
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots of info and things to see. To do it justice you need 3-4 hours or more. Lots of history and great displays.

Thank steve z
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can easily spend a day here. It is full of very interesting information and very well presented. A must-see in Bermuda, and definitely the place to go on a wet day.

Thank Ben B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit place if you are visiting Bermuda. Lots of history to learn about Bermuda at this museum. It took us three hours to complete the tour. The tickets are good for one day. We took a break at lunch & go out to...More

Thank Theresa Y
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Visited during The week in March Which is Off season . The place is full of history . Really enjoyed all we have seen . Very well Kept , very clean And everyone So helpfull .

Thank Larisa A
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

Well worth spending some time indoors at this lovely museum. Perfectly situated and easy walk or trolley ride from the ships. Museum is very user friendly and doesn't overwhelm in any sense

Thank pumpkinj2017
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

ton of relics from bermuda, all sorts of cannon barrels scattered around the grounds, very interesting to see how they lived.

Thank eric w
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

This is a huge fort that houses not only the National musuem, but also the Dolphin Quest, where people have the opportunity to swim with dolphins. The museum is housed primarily in the commissioners house, at the top of the hill. There is a ton...More

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