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 guests staying in this part of the Virgin Islands will have easy access to this museum during their time there. With only a small number of hotels in the area within the vicinity of the museum, only moderate foot traffic should be bargained for.

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

There are plenty of restaurants to pick from in the region immediately near the museum. The most nearby restaurant is Tavern 1844, which has a menu full of American fare. The restaurant is just around less than a hundred yards from this landmark, so check it out and peruse the menu. Luncheria and Common Cents Pub 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.

Information

Operating Hours

The daily schedule for the museum is not readily available, meaning your top option is calling ahead of time to ensure the institution will be open to visitors during the time you and your companions want to head over.

Payment

For price of admission, dial up St. Croix Archaeological Museum before your visit to determine how much, or if they charge.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (340) 277-4072

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

Website: http://stcroixarchaeology.org/

 

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