Elizabeth Castle is an Island fortress that spans 24 acres and 15 centuries.

555 AD -   Martyrdom of St Helier

1155 -  Founding of the Abbey of St Helier

1600-1603 – Governorship of Sir Walter Raleigh

1646 – Prince Charles resides in the Governor’s House during the English Civil War

1781- The Battle of Jersey Heritage

1940 – 1945  – German Occupation

The castle was heavily damaged during the German Occupation of Jersey and while partially restored by the States of Jersey many buildings are still closed to the public.