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Museum of Nevis History

Charlestown, Nevis
+1 869-469-5786
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Exhibits regard the history and culture of Nevis, with particular focus on Nevis-native, Alexander Hamilton.
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Charlestown, Nevis
+1 869-469-5786
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

First stop on our tour around the island, Alot of great history around Nevis. You need a guide to tell you the story behind the building and the area.

Thank Southernclipper
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We stopped by the museum and learned a bit about Nevis. The displays have good write ups. Although a small museum it was good. The lady running the place was very nice and helpful. We also got to go to the Alexander Hamilton House which...More

Thank 1DoorMat
Reviewed 11 March 2016

We did not visit the museum, but stopped in to get a walking map of Charlestown. We were sincerely welcomed by Trisha, one of the employees at the museum. We let her know that we didn't plan to visit the museum at that moment, but...More

Thank lunanegra5
Reviewed 3 March 2016

this is the same location with a different name....see reviews for Alexander Hamilton museum, they are contigous buildings and displays

Thank Footsac
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

This is a nice, local little museum tucked in between the ocean (and the ferry in Charlestown) and the main road through town. Interesting artifacts and very simple timelines. Loved the local beekeeping exhibit!

Thank Dian D
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

The small.museum offers a chronilogical island history from the original south American Indians who were driven off by the Europeans, though Nelson, Hamilton to present day, all.self guided by reading written panel displays. A bonus is for the price of admission to the museum, across...More

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Unfortunately, as much as we loved, loved, loved Nevis, downtown Charlestown does not have much to offer. After walking through a town with no retail and virtually no restaurants, about all you have is a museum for which you have to pay an entrance fee...More

Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The museum is next to the Alexander Hamilton House. The admission fee is for both places and was relatively inexpensive. The museum is small. It has a few historical artifacts but it mostly has text displays that I found interesting.

Thank Gordon175
Reviewed 8 February 2016

While not large, the museum offers a lot of information on the history of Nevis. Would have spent more time if we were not on a 'schedule'.

Thank MikeH6968
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Lots of local history. Hamilton's house could use some fixing up but all in all there was a good summary of his life. On Tuesdays they have s little bugger garden set up.

Thank Lance S
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