The Legacy of Fort Point - Military Fortification, Light House and Tourism Haven

Creator(s): Trinity Museum

Come and explore the long history associated with a piece of land at the entrance to Trinity Harbour in Newfoundland and Labrador that was formerly named Admiral's Point and after 1812, Fort Point. A point of land situated on the western shore to the entrance of Trinity Harbour which helps protect the Harbour and makes it one of the best "sailing ship" havens in the world.

A History of Fort Point

This Community Stories exhibit will provide visitors with an overview of a small part of the history of Trinity - Fort Point and its many uses over the years. We hope that you enjoy your visit to our project and hope that it may entice you to visit us in Trinity, Newfoundland and Labrador to learn more about our history and the Trinity Historical Society's work in preserving, presenting and promoting our areas heritage. We also encourage you to visit our website and The Town of Trinity website -

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