Come and learn more about the Garrison and some of the events that occurred there. Our colonial past was not always idyllic and you'll learn of tales wit...h tragic endings and of mysteries yet to be solved. This guided walking tour of the Historic Garrison area takes place every Friday.
A bit of a thriller, this tour focuses on the macabre side of life in the Garrison.
…Murders, executions, crimes and punishments!
The tour will explain in detail…
…The construction of the unfinished Garrison Fortress 1789 – 1793.
…How ‘Graves End Beach’ got its name.
You will also experience several short dramas en route including…
…A re-enactment of the execution by firing squad of a freed slave at the Military Cemetery.
…The unsolved John Hislop murder of 1809.
Advance Bookings Required - Book Here!
- A torch to light your path
- Suitable shoes for walking on grass and sandy track
- An umbrella, in the event of showers
- A drink or even something light to eat to keep yourself hydrated