Legislature Building

The Legislature of the Virgin Islands is the official government of the US Virgin Islands, and the Legislature building is where they write, debate, and pass laws. As a US territory, their international laws are handled by the US Congress, but the majority of jurisdiction of local policy occurs here.

Staying Close

Consider staying in downtown Charlotte Amalie if you plan on visiting Legislature Building, since travelers to this part of the Virgin Islands will have convenient access to the historical site for the duration of their trip. There a reasonable number of hotels in the neighborhood within the vicinity of this historical site.

Hotels near Legislature Building
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Galleon House Bed & Breakfast B & B 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) N
Windward Passage Hotel Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) N
At Home in the Tropics Bed & Breakfast B & B 0.2 mi. (1.4 km) N
Bunker Hill Hotel B & B 0.2 mi. (0.4 km) NNW
The Crystal Palace B & B 0.3 mi. (0.6 km) NW
Bellavista Bed and Breakfast B & B 0.3 mi. (0.6 km) NW
Bluebeards Castle Resort 0.3 mi. (0.4 km) E

Location and What's Nearby

There are a handful of close-by out-of-doors options to engage in while you and your party aren't touring Legislature Building. Historic site visitors also wishing to get in a game of golf will be pleased to learn of the closest golf course to the museum, Mahogany Run Public Golf Course. If golf doesn't tickle your fancy, think about heading over to Morning Star Beach, which is the closest beach to Legislature Building. Also, your group will likely come across a couple more beach and golf options in the region. Historic site guests will find plenty of other local attractions within a reasonable distance. There are a couple of other places nearby you may want to visit -Fort Christian and Emanicipation Garden- each of them situated within just a couple miles of the historic site.


Operating Hours

The opening and closing hours for Legislature Building are not readily available, meaning your best option is phoning in advance to confirm the property is open to guests during the time you and your companions have decided to head over.


Arrive at this site ready to give over the cost of admission, which your group can nail down by calling ahead.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (340) 774-0880

Location: Waterfront Highway, downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

Website: http://www.legvi.org


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