Trip Planner: South America / Suriname / Commewijne District / Nieuw Amsterdam / Fort Nieuw Amsterdam
Step back into the 18th century at Fort Nieuw Amsterdam, a fort turned museum which calls the confluence of the rivers Suriname and Commewinje home. The museum grounds feature buildings and items dating back to the 1700s. Highlights include several historical monuments and two gunpowder houses. Add Fort Nieuw Amsterdam and other attractions to your Nieuw Amsterdam trip itinerary using our Nieuw Amsterdam road trip app.
Tours to Fort Nieuw Amsterdam
Commewijne Boat Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $71
Duration: 8 hours
Fort Nieuw Amsterdam reviews
We drove a rental car 24 km northeast from our Downtown Oasis Guesthouse, crossing over the 1 mile Suriname Bridge and arriving here at 11AM. After paying $2 US each at the entry, we strolled along... more »
Worth a visit. The area is dotted with interesting sites, about the fort, plantations and allot of information of the people of Suriname in the central buildings. Beside the paths are many types of... more »
Great historic location. Reasonably maintained.
Peaceful, quiet, there's much history
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