Coral Bay Landmarks

Photo Credit: © Sharon Johnson
 

As a general rule, it is the quiet nature and setting devoid of attractions that tend to attract tourists to Coral Bay.  Still, there are a few landmarks in and around the town that will keep visitors busy if they grow tired of the peace and seclusion.

Museums

In case you enjoy learning about other places and cultures, you might enjoy visiting a museum during your time in Coral Bay. Click on the each name to get complete information.

One popular destination is Ivan Jadan Museum. It is situated in downtown Cruz Bay, 5.5 mi. West of central Coral Bay. The Ivan Jaden Museum is a small educational experience right in Cruz Bay dedicated to the Russian tenor, refugee and fighter for freedom, Ivan Jaden. The museum is dedicated to Jaden and his belief in freedom and the importance of spreading the truth about life in the Soviet Union.

Museums Near Coral Bay
Name Phone Location Island
Ivan Jadan Museum (340) 776-6423 Downtown Cruz Bay, 5.5 mi. West of Central Coral Bay St. John

Historical Sites

Annaberg Plantation

In case you like to experience the historical roots of foreign countries, you should consider visiting a few of these historical attractions during your time in Coral Bay.

Many travelers choose to visit Emmaus Moravian Church. It is found in Coral Bay. Although visitors are welcome to join in on weekly service, the building is closed otherwise.

Attractions Map

If you are looking to do more sight-seeing, visit Annaberg Plantation. It is found 1.5 mi. Northwest of central Coral Bay. A number of buildings associated with sugar production, including a windmill, factory, and slave quarters, although in ruins, are all a part of a tour of this property.

Fredriksdal Ruins: Hikers who visit the ruins will be able to explore as much as they want. As there are no staff, there is not much in the way of restrictions or services.

Check the following table for a list of historic sites in and around Coral Bay.

Historic Sites In and Around Coral Bay
Name Phone Location
Annaberg Plantation (340) 776-6201 ext. 238 1.5 mi. Northwest of Central Coral Bay
Emmaus Moravian Church (340) 776-6713 0.2 mi. Northeast of Central Coral Bay
Fortsburg Ruins -- 0.6 mi. East of Central Coral Bay
Fredriksdal Plantation Ruins -- 1.7 mi. Northwest of Central Coral Bay
Fredriksdal Ruins -- 1.6 mi. Northwest of Central Coral Bay
Lameshur Bay Ruins -- 2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Coral Bay
Par Force Estate Ruins -- 1.9 mi. South West of Central Coral Bay
Reef Bay Sugar Factory Ruins -- 2.0 mi. South West of Central Coral Bay
Windberg Ruins -- 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Coral Bay

Fortunately, Coral Bay has other attractions. To get more information on other attractions for Coral Bay, click here.

 

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