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Address: Fort St. | Edward St., George Town, Grand Cayman
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This monument to King George V sits in downtown George Town.

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Small landmark - large importance

This historic landmark in the center of Georgetown in Grand Cayman is a short walk from the dock where cruise ship tenders drop off and pick up guests. As far as "first... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 May 2016
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The Villages, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

The Clock Tower, in the middle of Georgetown's History Square is a tribute of the Caymanian people to King George. It, along with other monuments in the square commemorate much of the history of the Cayman Islands. It's certainly worth seeing!!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

This historic landmark in the center of Georgetown in Grand Cayman is a short walk from the dock where cruise ship tenders drop off and pick up guests. As far as "first impressions" go, this "tower" is small and unremarkable. But it's significance is that it stands as a monument to the brave women of the past from Grand Cayman.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

Small Clock Tower, took 2 pictures and moved on. It would be easy to pass right by unless you knew what you were looking for. Something of such importance would have a bigger presence in the US or Europe...

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016

5-10min walk from Cruise (tender) Pier and right next to Heroes Square in the heart of George Town. So worth of little stop and few photos.

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

A small clock tower. Just one of the few things of interest to see in George Town. It stands near the library and across from Heroes Square. It was built in 1937, a plaque on the side states it was built in memory of King George 5th of England

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

The Clock Tower is a part of the George Town culture among the shops and boutiques. George Town features several landmarks such as the National Museum, Library and Post Office. The buildings are pretty and well kept and we enjoyed reading the history of the buildings in the area plus the dedications.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015

As a professor, everywhere I go I make it a point to visit historic sites, local libraries, museums, civic centers and etcetera. The Clock Tower in Georgetown, Cayman Islands is an important landmark and is just opposite and inspiring sculpture commemorating the brave women of the Cayman Islands. The town library is also across from The Clock Tower.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2015 via mobile

This really is just a little clock tower. Not a lot more to it really and it's amazing that it even gets listed as a tourist "sight". If you don't happen to see it from your taxi as you go past don't make an effort to see it - you haven't missed anything!

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2014

Not the most interesting clock tower or plaza. It's a small and very simple clock tower in the central square. George Town doesn't have much to see or do.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2014

Every era builds monuments and this is dedicated to HM George V (HM Queen Elizabeth's grandfather, BTW HM QEII is also Queen of the Cayman Islands) and this is practical (because of the public clock) version. It's close to the port and near the Post Office. Walk by it and think of a past era when most people didn't wear... More 

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