St. Croix Archaeological Museum

Preserving the history of St. Croix, this Archaeological Museum is where the historians and archaeologist place the artifacts and treasures of St. Croix's past. Through these relics, archaeologist and anthropologist are able the figure out how they lived, and help assemble a complete picture of the past.

Exhibits

As a guest, you will be able to explore the museum and look at some of the artifacts, each with a placard that will tell you more about each piece. While it may not be the most exciting for small children, anyone interested in the past, especially the often overlooked history of the pre-Columbus Caribbean, is sure to enjoy their time here.

Staying Close

Downtown Christiansted is a good option for those wishing to visit St. Croix Archaeological Museum, since guests staying in this area of the Virgin Islands will have easy museum access for the duration of their trip. You won't find the area surrounding the museum flooded with tourists, particularly since there are so few hotel booking options close.

Hotels near St. Croix Archaeological Museum
Hotel Type Island Distance Direction
King Christian Hotel Hotel St. Croix 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) N
Hotel Caravelle Hotel St. Croix 0.2 mi. (0.2 km) NW
Holger Danske Hotel Hotel St. Croix 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) NW
Club Comanche Hotel St. Croix 0.2 mi. (0.5 km) W
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

Lively vacationers might likely be enchanted by the area because of the possibility of outdoor pursuits. Travelers interested in trying out their skills around the green, might want to do so at the nearest option, which is Buccaneer Golf Course. Free hours can also be spent at Sugar Beach, the most close-by beach. Though the outdoor options above are the most convenient to access, you'll still have access to an exciting selection of similar opportunities in the sun. Museum visitors will find a fair number of interesting places out of the sun within a reasonable distance. There are a pair of additional places of interest nearby -Apothecary Hall and The Lutheran Church- both of which are situated within a couple miles of the museum.

Information

Operating Hours

Call the museum in advance to find out their operating hours.

Payment

For price of admission, call St. Croix Archaeological Museum ahead of time to determine how much they charge, or if they do at all.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (340) 277-4072

Location: 6 Company Street, downtown Christiansted, St. Croix

Website: http://stcroixarchaeology.org/

 

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