Family Activities:

Brimstone Hill


A must-visit, Brimstone Hill is a UNESCO World Heritage Site featuring an 800-foot-high fort. Constructed by the British, the was considered “The Gibraltar of the West Indies” and saw battle between the British and French in the late 1600s and 1700s until the Treaty of Paris return St. Kitts and Nevis to British govern. Queen Elizabeth II made Brimstone Hill and National Park in 1985, and to this day it remains one of the most visited sites on the islands. Today, visit the fort for spectacular views of the neighboring islands and expansive views of the Caribbean and Atlantic waters.

Recent Traveler Reviews

Wonderful stop during. our island tour

by Dmh165638

My family and I had a wonderful stop here during our island tour. We were on an NCL cruise and booked a tour through a 3rd party company. The view from the top of the…
A UNESCO WHS Treasure with the best views

by Spiderslion

We had a quick excursion to Brimstone from a cruise, and were able to walk freely around the site and take lots of pictures. I cannot fairly comment on the museum or information center, as…