Haagensen House

Originally built towards the end of the 19th century, Haagensen House was owned by Danish businessman Hans Haagensen. Today, the building has been restored and features a number of items original to the home for visitors to enjoy.

What to Expect

See what life was like for the wealthy in the early days of St. Croix with a tour of Haagensen House. Each room is furnished from the period that the home was originally built and features a wealth of memorabilia.

Wrought=iron balconies and rows of shuttered windows are what make this property's exterior so memorable.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Haagensen House may choose to book their trip in downtown Charlotte Amalie, since visitors to this region of the Virgin Islands will have the benefit of easy access to this museum during their time there. Despite the fact that the area isn't swarming with tourists, you'll nevertheless find a fair number of lodging options to pick from.

Hotels near Haagensen House
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Bunker Hill Hotel B & B 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) NNW
Galleon House Bed & Breakfast B & B -- --
Windward Passage Hotel Hotel -- --
At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast B & B 0.1 mi. (1.4 km) E
The Crystal Palace B & B -- --
Bellavista Bed and Breakfast B & B -- --
The Green Iguana Hotel Hotel -- --

Location and What's Nearby

There are plenty of dining options to choose from in the neighborhood nearby Haagensen House . The nearest place to eat is Ideal Restaurant, which has a menu full of Trinidadian meals. Also near Haagensen House you and your party will have options including E's Garden Teahouse and Things and Sugarcane Grille where you and your party may try a bit of Caribbean food and experience the Virgin Islands culture.

Information

Operating Hours

Haagensen House is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. between the months of October and May.

If you plan on visiting Haagensen House between the months of June and September, you will have to make an appointment for a private tour. The property is otherwise closed.

Payment

A guided tour of Haagensen House is $20(USD), but visitors can explore the home on their own for $15(USD).

Contact Information

Phone Number: (340) 776-1234 Or (340) 776-1829

Location: Government Hill, downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

 

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