Fort Charlotte is a historic fort with spectacular views overlooking Kingstown. It is located to the west of Kingstown and perched at 600 feet overlooking the bay – a short drive from Kingstown. Constructed in 1806, Fort Charlotte was a significant fortification that housed around 600 troops and a battery of over 30 canons. The canons were mostly pointed inland, to defend against Caribs. With wonderful panoramic views of Kingstown, it is certainly worth a visit.
Getting There: From the back street of Kingstown, the road snakes up battery hill, towards Edinboro with the Fort at the top. It can be reached by Taxi or walking. From Kingstown, it is only about 10 minutes drive.