Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts

Set in a historic building on the Frederiksted waterfront, the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts (CMCArts) is not only a museum, but a cultural center at which local residents can enjoy arts and culture. Art classes are filled regularly, guest lecturers stop by for Q&As, and many performances occur on CMCArts grounds.


CMCArts strives to collect and preserve original Caribbean artwork for locals as well as tourists to enjoy.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts may choose to book their trip in Frederiksted, as travelers to this region of the Virgin Islands will be pleased to have easy access to this museum during their time there. The area around the museum remains relatively quiet, especially as there is such a limited selection of hotel rooms close.

Hotels near Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Frederiksted Hotel Hotel 0.0 mi. (0.1 km) N
Sand Castle on the Beach Hotel 0.7 mi. (1.2 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

There are plenty of dining options to select from in the community near Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts. Frederiksted Hotel is a great locale to dine on your way to your day at Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts, and is the closest restaurant to it. Also close-by, you and your party will find options like Napoleon's Pizza and Freedom City Restaurant where you and your group should be sure to try a bite of Caribbean dishes and experience the flavors of the Virgin Islands.


Operating Hours

Museum hours are Thursday-Sunday from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 pm and by appointment. In addition, the museum us always open if there is a cruise ship in port.


Admission into the museum is free, though you can always donate money, as well as purchase an annual membership for $35 per person or $70 per couple, which gives you 10% off at the gift shop and rentals.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (340) 772-2622


Diane Aitken:

Location: 10 Strand Street, Frederiksted, St. Croix


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