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.

Most guests feel that it is essential to review as much surrounding the culture and history of the Virgin Islands as is conceivable, and Apothecary Hall presents that possibility. Included in the multitudes of exhibits at Apothecary Hall, guests will notice a group of permanent exhibits. These are this museum's enduring expositions.

Staying Close

Downtown Christiansted is a good option for those wishing to visit Apothecary Hall, because guests staying in this region of the Virgin Islands will be excited to have easy access to this museum during their visit. There isn't much congestion in the area near the museum, perhaps because there are so few hotel rooms 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

Museum guests will have no problem finding a meal, since there is a numerous supply of food and drink options within traveling distance. The most nearby eatery is Tavern 1844, which offers American food. Uptown Eatery and Paradise Cafe are some of the additional restaurant options within reach where you have the chance to experience the flavors of the Virgin Islands, and munch on some tasty cuisine.


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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