If you like to become more aware of other cultures and places, you should consider visiting a museum while on vacation in Basse Terre. To see detailed information regarding each museum, just click on the name.
La Bonifière is a museum just on the edge of Basse Terre. A historic mill today serves as the largest coffee grinder on the island. The property dates back to 1760 and although tours are currently on hold, visitors are still welcome to stop by and explore on their own.
|La Bonifière||(059) 080-0605||1.5 mi. Northeast of Central Basse Terre||Basse-Terre|
Enjoy learning about the historical roots of foreign countries? If yes, you should consider visiting some of these historical sites while vacationing in Basse Terre.
A landmark that often intrigues visitors is Aqueduc et Réservoir de Petite Guinée. It is located in western Basse Terre. This unique historical site was registered as a historical monument in March of 2003 and consists of a network of pipes used to draw water from its source to the neighborhood of St. Francis.
If you are looking to do more sight-seeing, visit Résidence Arsenal. It is located in western Basse Terre. In its life span of over 300 years, this property has been a Jesuit Monestary, an artillery barracks, and a residential community. There is a lot of history here, and tourists are welcome to walk through and see it for themselves.
Habitation la Griveliere: Learn how coffee is made locally as you participate in this guided tour that takes you through the forest and includes a homemade local lunch.
Check out the table just below for information concerning historical sites in and around the area.
|Aqueduc et Réservoir de Petite Guinée||--||1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Basse Terre|
|(059) 081-3748||1.4 mi. South-Southwest of Central Basse Terre|
|Habitation du Moulin||(069) 043-5260||9.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Basse Terre|
|Habitation la Griveliere||(059) 098-3414||3.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Saint Claude|
|(059) 092-9188||3.6 mi. East of Central St. Charles|
|Résidence Arsenal||--||1.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Basse Terre|
Travelers can discover some other interesting sites to visit in this area.
If you want to learn more about the distillery process, consider visiting Distillerie Bologne Tours. Visitors are encouraged to visit Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
|Distillerie Bologne Tours||Distillery||1.4 mi. West of Central Basse Terre||Basse-Terre|
Bear in mind, Basse Terre has additional attractions. To see our detailed page about other attractions, navigate to this page.
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