Wathey Square

Set in the heart of town, Wathery Square is a bustling port, shopping center, and more that serves as the unofficial town center.

Within the square, which is picturesque with its palm trees, Dutch style buildings, and view of the sea, has a tourist booth were visitors can gather information about the island, peddlers hawking their wares, and an 18th century courthouse.


Wathey Square is located toward the center of Philipsburg.

Nearby Restaurants

If you build an appetite exploring the park, you're going to be in luck, as you'll find numerous choices of food offerings in the vicinity. Bardfoot Terrace Bar & Restaurant is a great location to eat at before checking out the outdoor park, and is the closest restaurant to it. Also within a short distance, you'll find restaurants including Bigwood Grill and Burger King Philipsburg where you and your group will be able to try out American meals and experience the flavors of St. Martin.

Nearby Attractions

You'll find other places of interest nearby, including The Courthouse, which is within driving range in Philipsburg. You might also want to consider checking out The Salt Pickers, which is another nearby attraction.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The following table contains a list of attractions nearby.

Attractions Near Wathey Square
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
The Courthouse Historic Site 0.0 mi. (0.2 km) N Philipsburg
The Salt Pickers Other Attraction 0.2 mi. (0.4 km) NNE Philipsburg
St. Maarten Museum Museum 0.3 mi. (0.7 km) ESE Philipsburg
Philipsburg Theatres Other Activities/Excursions -- -- Philipsburg
Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit Museum -- -- Philipsburg
Fort Willem I Historic Site 0.9 mi. (1.3 km) W Little Bay
St. Maarten Zoo -- 1.0 mi. (1.5 km) N Philipsburg
Fort Amsterdam Historic Site 1.1 mi. (1.6 km) SW 1.0 mi. South West of Philipsburg

Location: Philipsburg, the island of St. Martin and Sint Maarten


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