Walcott House

The childhood home of Nobel Laureate Sir Derek Walcott, stands for those who wish to visit. The Saint Lucia National Trust keep it open in hopes of facilitating a space for education and inspiration.


It is intended to house many of his works, as well as a studio space where guests and creatives can create artworks, join in on writing workshops, and participate in a theater.

Staying Close

Castries is a good option for those wishing to visit Walcott House, because travelers to this part of St. Lucia will be excited to have easy access to this museum during their visit. You won't find the area surrounding the museum flooded with tourists, perhaps because there are so few hotels in the vicinity.

Hotels near Walcott House
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Auberge Seraphine Hotel Hotel 0.8 mi. (1.0 km) NW
Rendezvous Resort Resort 1.2 mi. (1.8 km) N

Location and What's Nearby

You certainly won't go hungry if you're spending time near the museum; there is a broad selection of food and drink options within traveling distance. The most frequented nearby place to eat is Burger Plus, which offers American dishes. Kimlan's Restaurant and Pink Plantation House are some of the other nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At Pink Plantation House you and your companions may try a bite of Caribbean food and experience the St. Lucia culture.


Operating Hours

The operating hours for the museum aren't readily available, meaning your party's top chance at success is calling ahead of time to make certain the institution will be up and running during the time you and your party mean to head over.


Show up at Walcott House prepared to pay the total cost of admission, which you can determine by calling in advance.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (758) 452-3639

Location: Chaussee Road, Castries, Saint Lucia

Website: https://slunatrust.org/programmes-projects/pp-the-walcott-place-project

Email: businessandevents@slunatrust.org


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