A British fortress from the 18th century that has been converted into a historical interpretation centre
Thanks to its excellent state of preservation, Fort Malborough is the best example of the fortresses that the British built in Minorca throughout the 18th century. Nowadays it is an interpretation centre of military history in the port of Mahon and provides an insight into everyday life in the area.
An impressive fortress, guardian of the port of Mahon
La Mola fortress stands on a peninsula at the mouth of the port of Mahon. This is the main and most important work of military engineering in Minorca.
One of the largest fortresses in the Mediterranean in the 18th century
Sant Felipe castle was built following the design of Italian engineer Juan Bautista Calvi in the mid-16th century. After the British conquest of the island, the castle was extended until it became an impressive fortress.