Waterville House

The historic Waterville House, built in 1725 and site of the first Trimingham Store, is now home to the Bermuda National Trust as well as a museum that gives tourists a glimpse into the every day workings of a well-to-do family of historic Bermuda.

Location and What's Nearby

The historic site can be found in Paget Parish, in Bermuda; it is one and an eighth miles (a kilometer and a half) to the east-southeast of Hamilton.

There are several picks of eateries to select from in the community around Waterville House. The most proximate eatery is Harbourfront, which has a menu full of Italian food. It is just around less than a quarter mile away from this site's location, so check it out and dig in! Also near Waterville House you will encounter eateries including Shine's House of Music and Entertainment and Rosa's Cantina where you and your group can sample Mexican meals and enjoy the local foods and culture of Bermuda.


A tour of the Waterville House is great for tourists interested in life on Bermuda for early settlers. The two main rooms of the house are furnished with relics donated to the museum by the Tringham family, and what is not original has been replicated to make the home appear as it was during the 19th century. Outside, a stroll through the grounds shows of a garden of roses and the beautiful Mary-Jean Mitchell Green Memorial Garden and Gazebo.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Waterville House may choose to book their trip in Paget Parish, since those staying in this region of Bermuda will be excited to have convenient access to the historical site for the duration of their trip. Since there is a large number of lodgings close to Waterville House, folks visiting the area will have multitude of rooms to choose from.

Hotels near Waterville House Hotel Type Island Distance Direction Little Pomander Guest House Guest house Bermuda 0.2 mi. (1.6 km) W Erith Guest House Hotel Bermuda 0.2 mi. (1.7 km) SW Que Sera Guest house Bermuda 0.3 mi. (2.3 km) SE Paraquet Guest Apartments Hotel Bermuda 0.6 mi. (2.1 km) SSW Grape Bay Beach Hotel CLOSED Hotel Bermuda 0.9 mi. (2.7 km) S Dawkins Manor Hotel Bermuda 0.9 mi. (2.5 km) S The Oxford House Hotel Bermuda 1.1 mi. (0.6 km) W


Operating Hours

You can tour the Waterville House between the hours of 9:00 a.m. an 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Waterville House is closed on all national holidays.


Admission into the Waterville House is free.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (441) 236-6483

Website: https://www.bnt.bm/Places_to_Visit/waterville.php

Email: palmetto@bnt.bm

Location: 2 Pomander Road, Paget, Paget Parish, Bermuda