Caribbean World Amber Museum

Amber is an important gemstone in the Caribbean, so much so that there are several museums that focus all of their energy on the popular stone -- including Caribbean World Amber Museum at Blackbeard's Castle.

Exhibits

A unique exhibit at Caribbean World Amber Museum offers a replication of a Dominican Rainforest, filled with amber that has been formed with insects, leaves, and other debris within them. Also on display is a collection of amber jewelry, Baltic Sea amber, and Ukrainian amber.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Caribbean World Amber Museum may choose to book their trip in Charlotte Amalie, as travelers to this area of the Virgin Islands will have easy museum access for the duration of their trip. There is an adequate quantity of hotels around the region within the vicinity of this museum.

Hotels near Caribbean World Amber Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
The Inn at Blackbeard's Castle Hotel 0.0 mi. (0.4 km) N
Hotel 1829 Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.3 km) S
Windward Passage Hotel Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.3 km) S
The Green Iguana Hotel Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.5 km) N
At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast B & B 0.1 mi. (1.4 km) SE
Bunker Hill Hotel B & B 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) WSW
Galleon House Bed & Breakfast B & B 0.1 mi. (0.3 km) SSW

Location and What's Nearby

There is a small collection of closely located open air enterprises to pursue during down time, when you and your party are not taking in Caribbean World Amber Museum. Visitors who will enjoy testing their ability around the green, will want to do so at the closest option, which is Mahogany Run Public Golf Course. If golf doesn't tickle your fancy, consider spending some time at Magens Bay, the most convenient beach to visit. On top of that, your party may run into one or two additional golf and beach options in the vicinity. You will discover additional other interesting places to get away from the sun in the vicinity. Two of the closest other landmarks to Caribbean World Amber Museum are Blackbeard's Castle and Botanical Gardens at Blackbeard's Castle, and they're both within walking distance.

Information

Operating Hours

The operating hours for the museum aren't readily available, meaning your group's best chance at success is calling beforehand to make sure the property is up and running when you plan to head over.

Payment

Adults pay $14(USD) to tour Caribbean World Amber Museum.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (340) 776-1234

Website: http://www.blackbeardscastle.com/amberMuseum.php

Location: 1001 Blackbeard's Hill, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

 

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