Old Rectory

The Old Rectory has served some very different owners through its life. Orginally the home of a slave trader and pirate, it later (and more remembered) became the home of Bishop Alexander Richardson. The house today is owned by the Bermuda National Trust and is a prime example of old Bermudan architecture.

Location and What's Nearby

The historic site is situated in the heart of St. George.

If you find your belly rumbling after your visit here, consider heading to one of the restaurants in the vicinity. The most frequented nearby place to eat is Temptations, which serves American fare. The restaurant is only around less than a quarter mile away from this landmark, so stop in and dig in! Also near Old Rectory you will find eateries including The George & Dragon and Tavern by the Sea where you and your group might sample International food and experience the Bermuda culture.

Staying Close

Old Rectory is located in St. George, so travelers to this part of Bermuda will be pleased to have easy access to this historic attraction during their time there. There is a sufficient number of hotels in the area surrounding this facility.

Hotels near Old Rectory Hotel Type Island Distance Direction Aunt Neas Inn At Hillcrest Hotel St. David's Island 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) W Grotto Bay Beach Resort Resort St. David's Island 2.9 mi. (4.6 km) SW Rosewood Tucker's Point Resort None 3.2 mi. (5.2 km) SSW The Mid Ocean Club Resort None 3.6 mi. (5.7 km) S


Operating Hours

The house is open to the public on Wednesdays only, from 1:00pm to 5:00pm. The Old Rectory is only open during the winter months starting with November and ending in March.


There is no admission into the house, though donations are accepted. The house can be rented for special events too, which does cost.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (441) 297-4261

Location: 1 Broad Alley, St. George, St. David's Island