Apothecary Hall

Take a look at the Apothecary Museum to see how illnesses and injuries were handled in the 1800's. With basic technology, and often short on supplies, settlers relied on these early pharmacies for medicine and basic aid.

Some patrons understand that it is important to take interest in as much concerning the culture and history of the Virgin Islands as is conceivable, and Apothecary Hall allows that occasion. Like a variety of other museums you'll come across, Apothecary Hall plays host to a variety of permanent displays, containing the exhibits the museum is most known for.

Staying Close

Apothecary Hall is located in downtown Christiansted, so those staying in this area of the Virgin Islands will be excited to have easy access to this museum during their time there. There isn't much congestion in the area near the museum, perhaps because there aren't many places to stay in the vicinity.

Hotels near Apothecary Hall
Hotel Type Island Distance Direction
King Christian Hotel Hotel St. Croix 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) N
Hotel Caravelle Hotel St. Croix 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) NW
Holger Danske Hotel Hotel St. Croix 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) NW
Club Comanche Hotel St. Croix -- --
Hotel on the Cay Hotel Protestant Cay 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) N
Carringtons Inn Hotel St. Croix 0.9 mi. (1.6 km) SW

Location and What's Nearby

If the time you spend at the museum leaves your stomach stomach growling, don't fret -- you'll find a broad selection of dining possibilities in the general vicinity. Tavern 1844, which offers American fare, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Also near Apothecary Hall you and your party will encounter eateries such as Paradise Cafe and Luncheria where you and your companions should try a bit of Mexican dishes and enjoy the culture of the Virgin Islands.


Operating Hours

The Apothecary Museum is open from 10:00am until 4:00pm.

The Museum is closed for the major winter holidays on December 24, 25, and on January 7.


There is no cost for visiting the museum.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (340) 772-0598

Location: 4ab and 6a Queen Cross Street, downtown Christiansted, St. Croix


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