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

Those wishing to visit St. Croix Archaeological Museum may choose to book their trip in downtown Christiansted, as travelers to this part of the Virgin Islands will have the benefit of easy access to this museum during their time there. Even though the region isn't exactly over-crowded, you'll still find a handful of hotel booking options to choose from.

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

And, one of the most exciting options while spending a few hours exploring the area is eating food at a restaurant within traveling distance of the museum. The most nearby eatery is Tavern 1844, which sells American fare. The eatery is a short distance away, but removed enough that you may decide to decide on using some method of transportation to get there. Luncheria and The Courtyard Restaurant are some more food and drink options near St. Croix Archaeological Museum. At The Courtyard Restaurant you and your companions will be able to try a bite of Caribbean fare and experience the Virgin Islands culture.

Information

Operating Hours

You might want to give the museum a call before you visit to determine the exact hours of operation.

Payment

Show up at this site prepared to give over the cost of admission, which your group can determine by calling before you leave.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (340) 277-4072

Website: http://stcroixarchaeology.org/

Location: 6 Company Street, Christiansted, St. Croix

 

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