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St. James Distillery & Rum Museum

Sainte Marie 97230, Martinique
+596 596 69 50 37
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Interesting Stop

This was a stop on our island tour, small, but nice museum. Staff friendly and very generous with... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Bill S
Lahaina, Hawaii
Very nice, also for children!!

Very nice museum, also for children suitabel. You must take the train, it takes about one hour... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
Broscuta P
Vienna, Austria
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Bring money for a cab, because after a couple of samples from this rum distillery, you won't want to drive.
  • Excellent27%
  • Very good52%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“rum” (10 reviews)
Sainte Marie 97230, Martinique
+596 596 69 50 37

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

This was a stop on our island tour, small, but nice museum. Staff friendly and very generous with the rum samples.

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Very nice museum, also for children suitabel. You must take the train, it takes about one hour, nice view and the stuff is very friendly. Monday, the train is not available, so please check the website before going.

Thank Broscuta P
Reviewed 2 March 2017

So awesome! We were on our way from an early hike on mount pelle back to vauclin by car. Saw a sign for the banana museum and this was on the way so we stopped. They had just opened at 9:30am. We took about an...More

Thank Jennifer K
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My wife and I are glad that we decided to take the slight detour to visit this place. We knew about Saint James rum, from having it on tasty baba au rum in France. We didn't need to buy any at the museum, but did...More

Thank Sociology
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Loved seeing how the Rum production tour.... Seeing the tour was cool Lots of walking....if nothing running just a reason to buy rum

Thank cowboyfan2016
Reviewed 7 January 2017

very nice place to visit and it's free a wonderful place oh yes it's worth it !!! I enjoyed it there is a lil train to visit the property they charged a few euros to do it

Thank Miamiwally
Reviewed 22 October 2016

But not the most pleasant. Not much to visit.One good point is the old copper alembics which look very nice. The train didnù't work during our visit.

Thank Anabase61
Reviewed 5 July 2016

It was a long but interesting road trip up the Eastern coast to Sainte Marie which is in itself a cute small town. Worthwhile. The 40 year old rhum tried in "degustation" was phenomenal. Very friendly staff. Well kept grounds. Neat operations in a set...More

Thank Balanced_Traveller
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Its the best place on the island to learn about rum and its history with Martinique, I got to taste many types and buy all my favourites at a much lower price than town, usually I'd mix with coke but here a little water is...More

Thank poht989
Reviewed 14 February 2016

This distillery is filled with old historic buildings and is worth a visit. There is a train to take through the cane fields, but it is all in French.

Thank zydecobb
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