Fort Charles

Fort Charles

Fort Charles

Parish: Kingston

The first fort to be erected in Port Royal was Fort Charles. It was built in the late 1650-60 and was originally called Fort Cromwell but was renamed Fort Charles. The fort underwent several changes between 1656-1670. In 1667, the fort had 36 guns and by 1765 it had 104 guns and a garrison with 500 men.

Hours of Operation

Sunday - Saturday
09:00am - 04:45pm

Closed Good Friday & Christmas Day

 


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