Art in the Gardens

A popular nature attractions on the tiny island of Nevis, the Botanical Gardens of Nevis, is run by two of the most prolific art and antique collectors in the country. As guests tour the gardens, they encounter a dazzling display of some of the finest artwork that can be found in the region.

The first thing you'll notice as you enter the gardens is a pair of Asian lions, and from that point on you'll be inundated with antiques and fine art including dozens of Buddhas and other Asian deities and spiritual icons. One antique of particular note is the pre-Columbian Olmec head in the Rainforest Conservatory.

Getting There

Set near the heart of Saint John Figtree Parish, Art in the Gardens is part of Botanical Gardens of Nevis, and happily welcomes local residents and travelers browsing the shopping available in this part of Nevis. Even if you are not staying very close, you are free to stop by. It is 1.5 miles east-southeast of Charlestown.

What's Nearby

If you're inclined to browse in more than one store, you'll be happy to know that you'll find a pair of other interesting specialty shops in the vicinity as Art in the Gardens, like Nevis Handicraft Cooperative Society, and Kennedy Tyrell Hand Crafty Centre. Take a look at the table below to see a wider array of stores within reach of this one.

Other Shopping Nearby
Name Type Distance Direction
Botanical Gardens Gallery Gift and Souvenir Shops 0.0 mi. North
Arthouse Gift Shop Gift and Souvenir Shops 1.5 mi. East-Northeast
Horatio Nelson Museum Gift Shop Gift and Souvenir Shops 1.9 mi. West-Northwest
Ram's Supermarket Grocery Store 1.8 mi. West-Northwest
Nevis Museum Gift Shop Gift and Souvenir Shops 2.3 mi. West

Once you finish shopping, you'll find various landmarks that you might visit while you are in Saint John Figtree Parish. If checking out a museum sounds entertaining, allow yourself time to experience Horatio Nelson Museum. On the other hand, if you would rather check out a historical site, consider Bath Hotel Historic. When it's time to eat, there are a good availability of places where you can eat nearby.

Seasons & Hours

Between the months of August and October the gardens close on days that are not very busy, so if you're visiting the island during the off-season, it is wise to call ahead.

You can visit the Art in the Gardens from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday during regular Botanic Gardens business hours. The gardens are closed on Sundays, public holidays, Christmas, and New Years Day.

Credit Cards Accepted

Art in the Gardens accepts all major credit cards.

Contact Information

Location: Montpelier Estates, Saint John Figtree Parish, Nevis

Phone: (869) 469-2673

Secondary Phone: (869) 469-1354

Website: http://www.botanicalgardennevis.com

 

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