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This 17th-century Danish fort houses a museum featuring a collection of Amerindian relics.
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Veterans Dr | Emancipation Garden, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in downtown Charlotte Amalie, this fort has had extensive renovation and the majority is open for those willing to walk down multiple hallways and up/down stairs. It is a self-guided tour with multiple tablets placed on the lower level to explain the history of...More

Thank Frank-in-MI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately we got there too late to do justice with the little time we had left before they closed for the day (4 PM) However, we stopped for a photo-op and noted the fort seemed to either have sustained little damage or had already been...More

Thank Eileen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's the offseason, so we had the fort largely to ourselves. We started downstairs in the museum, which is currently hosting an exhibit of art produced by schoolchildren that focuses on the history of the slave trade in the region. While looking around we were...More

Thank Casey T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This historical site has the potential to be a "5." However it needs a lot of TLC. We enjoyed the Slavery Exhibit. However, some of the exhibits were very amateurish. Not recommended for young children or individuals with mobility issues.

Thank Jeffery W
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Once we got in we walked around a bit unsure what we were looking at.Then they had a guided tour with the man named levi.I have been to El Morro and Cristobal in san juan and the one in St.Augustine.But levi made this an even...More

Thank wqu
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

I knew nothing about the fort, but the tour guide shared great facts about Danish occupation of the fort and history of its construction all the way to current day. Supporting these landmarks is a fabulous to preserve history. Check it out.

Thank OEAGMom
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing architecture, especially since this structure dates back to the 1600's. Loved touring this historic landmark! If you're in Saint Thimas and enjoy history, this is well worth your time.

Thank TravelingAngelaDawn
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Excellent tour guide was Levi, who took us back to when the Danish owned the islands. Quite thorough and informative as well as inexpensive.

Thank Hayden C
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Fort Christian has had a longer renovation and nowadays the fort really shines. We had one of the free guided tours, which I would recommend to anyone, As the guide really made the history of the fort both As the original fortification and As the...More

Thank Trine L
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

My wife gave been vacating in St.Thomas for the past 20 years. We've been coming with our children since they were born. This was the year since we've had the kids that the Fort was open after its renovation. Levi was our tour guide and...More

Thank Tom C
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Tom-WCT
30 August 2017|
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Response from rsalmang | Reviewed this property |
I do not remember exactly. I think it was around 8$
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7onahill
26 March 2017|
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Response from thecolonel1215 | Reviewed this property |
You know we just walked in. And showed ourselves around. Sorry I can't be of more help
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Tawni85
26 January 2016|
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Response from BadgerBob67 | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe so. Iam told a small part of the fort is opened only for paid tours that have remade appointments. Badger bob.
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