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

Consider staying in downtown Charlotte Amalie if you plan on visiting Haagensen House , since travelers to this area of the Virgin Islands will be pleased to have easy access to this museum during their time there. There is a reasonable amount of hotels around the neighborhood within the vicinity of this museum.

Hotels near Haagensen House
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Galleon House Bed & Breakfast B & B -- --
Bunker Hill Hotel B & B 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) NNW
Hotel 1829 Hotel -- --
Windward Passage Hotel Hotel -- --
The Inn at Blackbeard's Castle Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.4 km) NE
At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast B & B 0.1 mi. (1.4 km) E
The Crystal Palace B & B -- --

Location and What's Nearby

Visitors to Haagensen House will have access to a choice of recreational opportunities like playing a few holes of golf and heading to the beach not far away. Museum visitors who would also like to work on their golf game will surely enjoy heading over to nearby Mahogany Run Public Golf Course. Free days can also be spent at Magens Bay, the nearest beach. Though you might find your options limited, one or two other equally enjoyable outdoor options to choose from nearby. Guests will encounter a variety of interesting places out of the sun in the vicinity. Located only a short distance away are two more nearby places you may want to check out--Educators Park and Ninety-Nine Steps.


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.


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, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas


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