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St. Croix

St. Croix Landmarks Society - Historic Tours
WHIM PLANTATION MUSEUM - Tour an authentic sugar plantation meseum dating from the 1700's including stately Greathouse and grounds.

 LAWAETZ FAMILY MUSEUM - Visit an 18th century Danish homestead museum with its accompanying plantation ruins and lush gardens.


http://www.stcroixlandmarks.com




St. Croix

St. Croix Landmarks Society - Heritage Trail
72-mile driving tour connects our Caribbean island's historic sites and attractions and includes many significant natural areas. Historic marker road signs with the trail's brown and white sugar mill symbol guide visitors along the route.
 
APOTHOCARY HALL MUSEUM - Nineteenth-century Danish Colonial pharmacy museum.


http://heritagetrails.stcroixlandmarks.org/




St. Thomas
Blackbeard's Castle
Tour the grounds surrounding the infamous pirate tower dating back to the 1600's. See the world's largest collection of bronze Pirate statues at Blackbeard's Castle Tower and ancient embedded cannons silently guarding the Tower.

http://www.blackbeardscastle.com/



St. Thomas
Tillett Gardens
Marketplace for local art and crafts featuring permanent shops producing SILK SCREENED FABRICS, raku pottery, jewelry, candles, herbs, local crafts, and an ART GALLERY filled with the famous Tillett prints & maps & art by local and Caribbean artists.

http://www.tillettgardens.com/



St. Thomas
French Heritage Museum
French West Indian Crafts preserved from the French Communities in the Virgin Islands.

http://frenchheritagemuseum.com/



St. Thomas
St. Thomas Gallery
Described by Rich Rubin in Caribbean Travel and Life as the ?gallery of choice for everything from native art to sophisticated oils,? Gallery St. Thomas features a thoughtful collection of work from the Caribbean?s finest artists.

http://gallerystthomas.com/



St. Thomas
St. Thomas Historical Trust
The mission of the St. Thomas Historical Trust is to identify, protect, and preserve the historical identity, structures, sites, and cultural heritage of St. Thomas through education, advocacy and promotion.

http://www.stthomashistoricaltrust.org/



St. Thomas
Afro-Caribbean Drum Center & Museum
Houses a collection of 80 drums from Africa and the Caribbean. It is located in downtown Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands. Tours are hosted by Jammin' Jerry Z, who demonstrates a variety of drum & percussion instruments.

http://www.acdrumcenter.com/



St. Thomas
St. Thomas Synagogue
The oldest synagogue in countinuous use in the western hempishere. Our beautiful synagogue is an architectural and historical gem in the middle of the Caribbean. Visitors of all faiths experience wonder & awe standing in its simple stately interior.

http://www.stthomassynagogue.com



St. Croix
St. George Village Botanical Garden
National Historic District gardens with 1500 native & exotic species/varieties. Restored buildings & stabilized ruins of a 19th century Danish sugar cane plantation complete the site. Gift shop. Weddings & events.

http://www.sgvbg.org/



St. Croix
Fort Christiansvaern
The Fort heralds as a Christiansted National Historic Site. It features 5 preserved historic structures that relive and interpret the Danish economy and existance from 1733 to 1917. Services include a Visitors Center & Bookstore.

http://www.nps.gov/chri/



St. Croix
Fort Frederik
Constructed in the mid-18th century by the Danish government to protect its interests in the Caribbean and to defend the western end of St. Croix against incursion from other European powers.

http://tps.cr.nps.gov



St. Croix
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts
CMCA serves & promotes the art and artists of the Caribbean. The center offers Artist in Residency opportunities, changing exhibitions, educational programs & community events.

http://www.cmcarts.org/



St. Croix
St. Croix Archaeology Museum
Part of the St. Croix Archaeology Society. We display Pre-Columbian artifacts with reverence for the Peoples heritage. Even before the invention of the wheel & steel, they acheived greatness during the Ceramic Age. Resource library, lectures, events.

http://stcroixarchaeology.org/



St. Croix
Salt River Bay National Historical Park and Ecological Preserve - Columbus Landing Site
Salt River Bay is a living museum! It is a dynamic, tropical ecosystem with prehistoric & colonial-era archeological sites &ruins. Home to some of the largest mango forests in the Virgin Islands. Events throughout the year.

http://www.nps.gov/sari/



St. John
Ivan Jadan Museum
Offers cross-cultural views of the 94 year long life of the man now judged to be the great Russian tenor of the 20th century. Over 5000 fascinating artifacts, including a unique collection of videos, books & CD's in Russian & English.

http://www.ijadan.vi/



St. John
Elaine Ione Sprauve Library And Museum
The museum houses a collection of photographs, documents, and historic artifacts. A special collection relating to natural history honors the memory of Robert Stevens, a resident of St. John for 81 years.

http://www.librarysample.com/usvi/librarysprauve.asp












     
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