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St. James Distillery & Rum Museum

Sainte Marie 97230, Martinique
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don't miss it !!!

very nice place to visit and it's free a wonderful place oh yes it's worth it !!! I enjoyed it... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2017
Miamiwally
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Miami, Florida
One of the biggest Ron Distillery on the island

But not the most pleasant. Not much to visit.One good point is the old copper alembics which look... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2016
Alain A
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Madrid, Spain
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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.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good53%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Sainte Marie 97230, Martinique
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Reviewed January 7, 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

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Reviewed October 22, 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.

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Reviewed July 5, 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

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Reviewed February 28, 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

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Reviewed February 13, 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.

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Reviewed February 11, 2016

The distillery is a fun place to visit just on its own, but with a bit of planning I would time your visit for when there is one of the local food and drink festivals on as they are great fun! Hundreds of stalls selling...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2016

to see the process drive further north and see the steps from A-Z at Rhum JM, en Macouba. The tasting will not disappoint either.

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Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Big parking lot and self service informative signs that tell the story of rhum distillery and the history of the place. Just walk to the back of the big house and proceed to the smaller building. Be sure to also check out the second storey...More

Thank Kurraki
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Reviewed October 28, 2015

Very nice exposition about Martinique rum distillery. The oldest rum from 1885 year are available there. The visit is tax free and also the tax free degustation.

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Reviewed October 11, 2015

Very nice place behind Franprix Marche on the end of St.Marie, Martinique. The Museum is in more parts and they speak well english, sometimes... I.floor is some exhibiton about Rhum production on Antilles, upstairs you can see some overview of advertising by Rhum marketing, but...More

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