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It was a cheap/fun thing to do!

It was a cheap/fun thing to do & my kid liked all the rooms/canons/etc. We paid & it was good for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kdhammond2003
Great Experience and Very Interesting

I'm usually not one to visit historical sites while on vacation, however, this fort is definitely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mae_438
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An imposing yellow Danish fort built to defend the Christiansted harbor.
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Hospital St., Christiansted, St. Croix
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a cheap/fun thing to do & my kid liked all the rooms/canons/etc. We paid & it was good for the following day too. I recommend that you/kids watch the video for history.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm usually not one to visit historical sites while on vacation, however, this fort is definitely worth the stop! Very interesting history and architecture remains at this site. It is a self-guided tour, however, there is information available for your convenience regarding the history. The...More

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Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We toured the fort and it was pretty neat. Like Fort Frederiksted, it sits in the harbor and is full of the history of the area. Well worth the visit!

Thank TimPickel
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We live in Florida and have visited many forts from FL to SC and NC. Fort Christiansvaern is right at the top of the list. Well preserved, not crowded, and with the seniors pass we got in free! Don't miss it. Well worth the effort.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The fort is a self guided tour and has lots of things to see. If your in town you must not pass up the opportunity to see the fort. The parks people are friendly and knowledgeable about the fort.

Thank Bruce A
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Fort Christiansvaern, thoroughly is a, Historic and Awe-inspiring..! Place. Recommend taking a guided Tour so that you can learn about the History of the Fort. You will not be disappointed.

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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

I have visited a lot of islands St. Croix is one of my favorites as usual this fort will surprise most people with how small it is but everybody forgets how much the world has changed really it’s just amazing this Fort is still standing...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

The Island is full of amazing story tellers and history.I enjoyed learning about the Fort and the purpose it served.The grounds are well maintained.

Thank Jewel H
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Tons of interesting history and detail to see touring the fort. You are sent off with an information booklet so you can tour the fort at your own pace. A 'must do' if you have a history buff in the family or young kids.

Thank Bill H
Reviewed July 23, 2018

clean and well kept. Great history to walk around and read about and see how they protected the island. staff and service were friendly good value.

Thank David V
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Rainier A
September 30, 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.
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Steve W
April 23, 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
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