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A little bit of something for everyone. the employees will walk around with you and talk about the... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Trenton, New Jersey
Great Place to see

We found this place by accident and we are glad we did. Everyone in the store was very nice and... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
Tampa, Florida
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Distinguishing The Pirates Chest from similar stores is its proprietor, Sean. Sean is an expert numismatist in the Caribbean specializing in ancient and shipwreck coins. His vast knowledge of history, travels of his inventory, adventures on high...more
Paradise Point | Ride the View Tramway, Charlotte Amalie 00801, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

A little bit of something for everyone. the employees will walk around with you and talk about the treasures recovered from ships all over the world. They have many artifacts and information on where and when they were found. There is a discovery type underwater...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

We found this place by accident and we are glad we did. Everyone in the store was very nice and helpful. Sean was beyond helpful and talked about different treasures and some of his experience. We didn't get a chance to see the museum but...More

Thank suzyq2520
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This is one of the two best shops on STT. The owner Sean is truly a wealth of info about the Caribbean and the items carried in his shop. He has traveled the world diving and exploring and is just SO interesting and nice to...More

2  Thank 55ramblinrose
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Adorable place...the pirate is awesome...exhibits were interesting and the tour guide was great. That being said another employee at the museum for whatever reason decided to discuss my skin color with another individual at the museum and I could overhear it. Yes I am dark...More

1  Thank Vacationer714655
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My 14 year old daughter likes all things pirate so I consented to a visit to this museum with limited expectations. I was pleasantly surprised to find that they had a lot of true artifacts, historical items, lots of information about the pirate history of...More

2  Thank Bill T
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were invited to this wonderful exhibit by the activities director at Flamboyan resort, Lucy. I didn't want to go, however once inside it was so fascinating & the items recovered seem to each tell their own story! The ladies/docents who accompanied us had so...More

1  Thank Judi E
Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you're into pirates and treasure, this is the place!!! I have bought numerous authentic shipwreck coins from these guys for over the past 10 years. Great service and the best sunsets on the island!

4  Thank Chris K
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Treasures galore and the owner is a fantastic story teller. I have read a few books about under water exploring and the owner not only knew of the books but also knew the divers that wrote them.

1  Thank Terry P
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We were at the Pirates Chest on January 22nd. My daughter saw a necklace she liked but decided to wait to get it. Well, upon return the shop was closed so I took a picture of the phone number. Once we were home and settled...More

1  Thank Roger W
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Such a fun place to walk through. So many awesome things for the pirate at heart. We enjoyed seeing the authentic things and the trinkets. People were so nice there.

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Kathy M
6 January 2017|
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Response from jandsminerals | Reviewed this property |
I believe that you can hike to the top for free or a reduced fee. The owner of the shop also said that he would be opening another store within the next year from our visit. The new store would be at street level and I... More
29 March 2016|
Response from Sean L | Property representative |
Hi. I'm not sure if there is anyone on this island that would be interested in a barber quarter. I specialize in shipwreck coins. Depending on the on diction and mint mark of the oin it's worth anywhere fom a few dollars to... More
8 January 2016|
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Response from Sean L | Property representative |
Tramway Properties is my landlord. 340-774-9809