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Fort Christiansvaern

Hospital St., Christiansted, St. Croix
+1 340-773-1460
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Lovely views from the top!

If you don't mind the walking all the way to the view point you will have the most beautiful views... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Walther O
A MUST SEE attraction when staying in Christiansted

With just a little bit of imagination you`ll be way back in time when walking around there. Has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Silkeborg, Denmark
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An imposing yellow Danish fort built to defend the Christiansted harbor.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hospital St., Christiansted, St. Croix
+1 340-773-1460
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you don't mind the walking all the way to the view point you will have the most beautiful views of the port area and the pristine waters of this side of the Caribbean just a lovely location and for those one that has walking...More

Thank Walther O
Reviewed 1 week ago

With just a little bit of imagination you`ll be way back in time when walking around there. Has also a nice view.

Thank OneandonlyNiels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to unwind, nothing to do and no where to go. A true vacation, don’t stay too long, cell service not that great.

Thank Rfoda
Reviewed 3 October 2017

As stated above the guides were most entertaining to us ... as we enjoyed their personable relationship with each of us.

Thank mrheb1234
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Was right next door to our Cafe and we walked to the fort. Was kept up beautiful. You are able to walk around and have several 365 degree views.

Thank brewColumbus_Georgia
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I have toured the fort on a number of visits to St. Croix. The bulk of the fort is free to walk around in and includes a number exhibits with lots of interesting historical information. For a few dollars you can also take in the...More

1  Thank RTHolt
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Very interesting place. Taught me a lot, I didn't know. Great exhibits. Me and the kids really enjoyed, seeing all the exhibits.

Thank Faith P
Reviewed 26 August 2017

If you have a few hours to kill before running off to the airport, scuba diving, jewelry shopping etc. take that time to explore the fort. From the dungeon to the upper ramparts you can wander through it all, even the old bathrooms. The view...More

Thank RobertoCofresi
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Nice historical site run by the park service so it is well maintained. Lots of history. Self paced tour was nice. Can get hot so be careful. Right on the boardwalk so plenty of places around to eat and drink.

Thank Mymailbox
Reviewed 20 August 2017

/You learn about what the first settlers were like and their way of life. If you want to know how the island began, this is a must!

Thank Janice R
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Rainier A
30 September 2016|
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Response from Diana_in_VA | Reviewed this property |
A cost is listed at the entrance, but at the time we were there no one was working! I don't remember how much.
Steve W
24 April 2016|
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Response from Dawn M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the story is in the Fort, and there is information also on a wall in the customs building across the street, where the information booth is. Quite an interesting story of young Alexander Hamilton! Much of the story... More