Nelson’s Dockyard is the largest of Antigua’s National Parks and is still used today as a working dockyard for numerous yachts and ships. Fully restored to its original splendor, the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century buildings of the Dockyard house modern amenities such as shops, hotels, and marina businesses. Outside the dockyard, historic forts dot the landscape of the park accessible by hiking trails which allow visitors to enjoy the park’s scenic and natural beauty.There is endless opportunity to capture the beauty of the parks. With many glorious boats in the dockyard, the beautiful harbour, the historic sites and the unforgettable views from places such as Shirley Heights, bring your camera or have regrets that you didn’t.
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There is endless opportunity to capture the beauty of the parks. With many glorious boats in the dockyard, the beautiful harbour, the historic sites and the unforgettable views from places such as Shirley Heights, bring your camera or have regrets that you didn’t.
Located in English Harbour. From St. John’s, simply continue along all of All Saints Road all the way to English Harbour.
Monday – Sunday 8AM – 6PM
US $8 for visitors, US $3 or EC $8 for locals.
This includes entrance to all sites including Dow’s Hill and Shirley Heights
Full access for wheelchairs
Nelson’s Dockyard provides all the facilities expected of a first class marina.
Waste Oil Disposal
24 Hour Security
EXTRA MARINA SERVICES
Beauty / Health Spa
Electronic / Computer Service
Clothes / Gift Stores
Opening times and contact information for the extra services are as follows.
A + F Sails provide high quality repairs for marinas and yacht boats, if you are docking with us and need a helping hand, the men and women at A + F will be more than willing to help
Opening Times: Monday to Thursday 7am – 5pm. Friday 7am – 4pm
Contact: Franklyn Braithwaite Telephone (268) 460-1522 / Cellphone (268) 720-3989
Hothothotcoffeespot is a coffee shop but also offers wireless internet for you to enjoy whilst sipping your coffee. For those on yachts and docking with us, make sure you stop by here to pick up a internet ticket which will allow you to roam all over the island.
Opening Times: Monday to Saturday 6am – 6pm. Sunday’s 7am – 4pm