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Little La Grange Farm & Lawaetz Museum

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Ranch from the old days

Old Danish castle ranch from 1800 period. The main house still looks like it did then, with the old... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
Copenhagen, Denmark
Gorgeous History

I visited the Farm and Museum this past weekend while on St. Croix. The property is stunning and... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
Brigitte B
St. Thomas
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3 Jun 2018
“A waste of time”
1 Apr 2017
“Ranch from the old days”
A new certified organic farm (est. 2015) at a National Historic Site. This 18th-century sugar and cattle plantation has been turned into a landmark. It features a historical museum of the Lawaetz Family and other prior estate tenants, dating to...more
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#1 Ridge to Reef Farm Rd, Frederiksted 00840, St. Croix
+1 340-220-0466
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Reviewed 4 June 2018

The house/museum is only open Wednesdays and Saturday, with limited hours. The phone number shown on their web site is no longer active. We went out on a Saturday and they were in fact "open". Meaning that you could drive in. All the shutters on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 3yrstogo
Nate O, Manager at Little La Grange Farm & Lawaetz Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi 3yrstogo, We are sorry that you visited us during a closed time and were unable to experience the museum tour. Since Ridge to Reef Farm took over management, the tours have been open every week and much needed renovations have taken place at the...More

Reviewed 1 April 2017

Old Danish castle ranch from 1800 period. The main house still looks like it did then, with the old furniture, kitchen and garden. Open wednesday and saturdays.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank InaMariaBarbara
Reviewed 19 January 2017

It is nearly impossible to find out when this museum and grounds are open. Even their answering machine apologizes for their poor telephone reception but does not give their opening times...bizarre. They are open Wednesday and Saturday, 11 to 4 pm. Do not believe the...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank RichardinOhio
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I visited the Farm and Museum this past weekend while on St. Croix. The property is stunning and the home is in great condition. It brings you back to a different way of life on St. Croix.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Brigitte B
Nate O, Manager at Little La Grange Farm & Lawaetz Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2017

Thanks for sharing, we are glad that you got to see the recent renovations and improvements to preserve this wonderful family heritage:)

Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

We went to the museum and we got a really enterresting tour. We Heard stories about the familly, and the museum told really much about the time. and with a sweet guide :) And the

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Valdemar A
Reviewed 24 July 2015

We had a wonderful guided tour of the house and the surroundings which really gave insight into the life of the Lawaetz family on the farm.

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Carl Johan A
Reviewed 19 May 2015

These were the original founders of St. Croix and they have preserved the land and sell fresh everything from eggs to vegetables every day. It's actually very interesting to see the memorial site where the first was born in the 1800...

Date of experience: May 2015
2  Thank NeedsAVacation25
Reviewed 30 May 2013

We loved the person guiding the tour. There is authentic furniture from the time the Danes owned and occupied the island.

Date of experience: March 2013
Thank SweetlimeJ
Reviewed 31 March 2013

We truly enjoyed our visit of the Lawaetz House, museum and grounds. Our tour guide, Delores, did an outstanding job and was very knowledgeable on the family and Danish history. Beautiful gardens which had recently been manicured.

Date of experience: January 2013
Thank waittwoweeks
Reviewed 4 January 2013 via mobile

We visited the estate today and had the pleasure of meeting Denise, the museum guide. The estate is charming and has a variety of interesting memorabilia. The gardens can be compared to being a Botanical Garden in on their own and the setting is one...More

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Chris L
26 May 2017|
Response from InaMariaBarbara | Reviewed this property |
Hi, did not see your question. Sorry. From Frederkssted it's not that long. Maybe 20 minuttes. But from Chrstiansted it will take narly hour because its on a sideroad. Enjoy!