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

Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts is located in Frederiksted, which means visitors to this area of the Virgin Islands will be pleased to have convenient access to the museum throughout their trip. With only a small number of hotels around the community within the vicinity of Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts, a small amount of tourist traffic can be bargained for.

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 at least a couple neighboring open air options to engage in when you are not exploring Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts. Museum guests interested in testing their skills on the golf course can do so at the nearest course, Carambola Beach Golf Club. Free hours can also be filled with time at La Grange, the closest beach. Also, your party will have a chance to encounter some extra golf and beach opportunities in the surrounding area. Museum guests will find additional indoor places to visit within a reasonable distance. Not far away are two additional alluring attractions close by--Fort Frederik and Buddhoe Park.


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

Location: 10 Strand Street, Frederiksted, St. Croix


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