Fort Zeelandia

Fort Zeelandia is a fortress in , . In 1640 the French built a wooden fort on the spot, which during the British colonial days was reinforced and became Fort Willoughby. It was taken by the Dutch in 1667 and renamed Fort Zeelandia.

Landmarks in the Area

Monument
Photo: Mark Ahsmann, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Park
The Onafhankelijkheidsplein is a town square in , the capital of . is situated 230 meters northwest of Fort Zeelandia. Photo: Forrestjunky, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Building
is situated 280 meters west of Fort Zeelandia. Photo: Otter, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
Garden of Palms or Palmgardens is a palm tree landscape garden in , . is situated 340 meters north of Fort Zeelandia. Photo: -JvL-, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
Nieuw Amsterdam is the capital of the Commewijne District in . is situated 9 km northeast of Fort Zeelandia. Photo: We El, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Fort Zeelandia

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