Cruz Bay Battery

Once a fort that protected Cruz Bay since the late eighteenth century, the building now serves as government offices. However, the building itself is protected as a National Historic Site, and has a small museum inside.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Cruz Bay Battery may choose to book their trip in downtown Cruz Bay, since guests staying in this part of the Virgin Islands will be pleased to have easy access to this historic attraction throughout their trip. There is a reasonably varied selection of hotels in the region around Cruz Bay Battery.

Hotels near Cruz Bay Battery
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.3 km) SSE
Estate Lindholm B & B 0.2 mi. (0.5 km) NNE
Inn at Tamarind Court Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.1 km) SE
Hillcrest Guesthouse Guest house 0.2 mi. (0.4 km) S
Garden by the Sea B & B 0.3 mi. (0.6 km) S
St. John Inn Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) SE
Coconut Coast Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.7 km) SSW

Location and What's Nearby

Active guests will enjoy visiting Cruz Bay Beach, the most convenient beach to access from Cruz Bay Battery.


Operating Hours

Visitors will be able to explore the public sections of the battery anytime between 10:00am and 2:00pm, Monday through Friday.

Contact Information

Location: Henry Samuel Street, downtown Cruz Bay, St. John


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