"Fort James" Fort James Island Things to Do Tip by johnsakura

Fort James Island Things to Do: 11 reviews and 11 photos

  james island gambia
by johnsakura

This fort was originaly constructed in 1651 by agents of the Duke of Courland, the Fort itself suffered several sackings, desertations and rebiuldings until its actuall state of ruins. It is a very pleasant visit.
This James Island and its related site belong to UNESCO World Heritage programe since 2003.

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  • Written Jun 1, 2004
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