Catherineberg Ruins

One of the first settled properties in the U.S. Virgin Islands was the Catherineberg Farm, and the property served as a sugar plantation throughout much of the 18th and 19th centuries. Although the farm was eventually given over to grazing cattle, now it serves as a reminder of what a plantation in the Virgin Islands once was.

Offerings

Visitors who tour this property will encounter 18th century era factory buildings, a windmill tower, a horse mill, and ruins of other plantation buildings.

Staying Close

St. John is a good option for those wishing to visit Catherineberg Ruins, since visitors to this region of the Virgin Islands will have the benefit of easy access to this historic attraction during their time there. While the region isn't home to tremendous numbers of tourists, you'll nevertheless find a good selection of hotel options to pick from.

Hotels near Catherineberg Ruins
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Trinidad Charlie's Cottages Lodge 1.5 mi. (1.4 km) SW
Caneel Bay Resort Resort 1.6 mi. (1.4 km) W
Westin Resort, St. John Resort 2.2 mi. (1.1 km) SW
Estate Lindholm B & B 2.3 mi. (0.5 km) W
Inn at Tamarind Court Hotel 2.3 mi. (0.1 km) WSW
St. John Inn Hotel 2.3 mi. (0.2 km) WSW
Cruz Bay Boutique Hotel Hotel 2.4 mi. (0.3 km) WSW

Location and What's Nearby

There at least a couple closely located out-of-doors activities to partake in when you and your party aren't touring Catherineberg Ruins. Vacationers with an interest in testing their talents on the green, will want to do so at the closest option, which is Mahogany Run Public Golf Course. If golfing isn't your thing, other outdoor options exist, including Cinnamon Bay, one of the closest beaches to this landmark. On top of that, your group might discover a couple other golf and beach options in the region. Visitors will find plenty of indoor attractions within a reasonable distance. You'll find a couple of additional attractions worth visiting in the area -Cinnamon Bay Plantation Ruins and Rebellion Gut- each of them situated a short distance from the historic site.

Information

Contact Information

Website: http://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/prvi/pr34.htm

Location: John's Head Road, St. John

 

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