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Pedro St. James National Historic Site

Pedro Castle Road | Savannah, KY1-1501, Grand Cayman
+1 345-947-3329
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Oldest building in the Caymans, this "castle" is now a museum.
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  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Pedro Castle Road | Savannah, KY1-1501, Grand Cayman
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"cayman history"
in 30 reviews
"gift shop"
in 45 reviews
"multimedia presentation"
in 20 reviews
"great history"
in 16 reviews
"guided tour"
in 20 reviews
"restored house"
in 11 reviews
"eden family"
in 11 reviews
"special effects"
in 9 reviews
"history lesson"
in 14 reviews
"early days"
in 6 reviews
"short movie"
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"sound effects"
in 6 reviews
"mahogany wood"
in 5 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 19 reviews
"rum tasting"
in 10 reviews
"local history"
in 7 reviews
"botanical gardens"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I really enjoyed this experience. If you love history this will be very interesting and informative. The property is beautiful and the castle has been restored perfectly! I highly recommend this great stop. Laura in the gift shop was so accommodating and sweet :)

Thank microwavesally
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited early on a Saturday before any of the cruise ships had docked for the day and were the only people there. All the staff were extremely welcoming and friendly. It was great to learn more about the history of the Cayman Islands and...More

Thank Will M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I are so glad we decided to visit Pedro St. James. We didn’t sign up for the guided tour, but one of the employees, a delightful older gentleman, talked to us at length about the history of the castle and surrounding areas....More

Thank 777,884,444
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is rich with history and beautiful! Excellent bang for your buck too! Learn about an early settling family and the hardships they went through. There is a guided presentation which includes tons of information with pictures and such plus a theater that plays a...More

1  Thank 1CaymanQueen
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stacy, our guide was so amazing I do not have words! More information than the presentation from that guy! He’s amazing and I LOVED HIM! He is so helpful!!! The presentation gives so much info on the island itself then on the on the property....More

Thank DAWN G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you like history this is very neat. The multimedia presentation was very informative. Afterwards we were very confused on what to do next. Our tour guide Stacy kept wandering off and yelling at others l.

Thank glmorgan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I are so happy we selected the tourist attraction, Pedro St. James Historic Site. We had the pleasure of meeting the most welcoming, energetic and knowledgeable tour guide named Trish. Trish gave us a remarkable tour experience like no other. She was...More

Thank truetb78
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Great tour. We went with young children. They loved the movie in the little theatre and they were given a nature trail activity sheet to complete and had great fun finding everything. The old house is gorgeous and the guide is really interesting. Great little...More

Thank Lisa H
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Trish as our tour guide was so knowledgeable and hilarious that myself and my wife & 3 daughters visiting from Ireland were totally immersed in the history of Pedro St James and its importance to Cayman. I would highly recommend this tour!

1  Thank AndrewDundalk
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

This was an interesting site because of the video presentation about the history of Grand Cayman. Don't be disappointed that the property is a reconstruction of the original, is is still interesting. The small cottage building at the back of the property has a pictorial...More

Thank RAJ120
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Angela S
12 March 2018|
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Response from lovecayman | Reviewed this property |
Oh, if weather conditions prevent tendering into GT, ships sometimes can anchor off the South Shore and you tender in there as well.
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Alan C
4 January 2017|
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Response from TAB C | Property representative |
Hi Alan, You can catch the public bus (BT or EE), from the George Town Bus Depot (beside the public library). This is just a 5 min walk from the main Cruise Terminal (the Royal Watler Cruise Terminal). The public bus will... More
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