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Cruz Bay Visitor Center

Virgin Islands National Park, St. John
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Small, but Useful

You can get a park map here, stamp your passport book, and buy gifts/postcards. There are some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
warrenville111
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Warrenville, IL
Restrooms and good guides

This is the place to visit and get ideas. The people in there are very helpful. You can also... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Daniel S
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NY
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can get a park map here, stamp your passport book, and buy gifts/postcards. There are some small displays, water, and restrooms. Water is not readily available throughout the park - so fill up! Member of the Friends of the Park was on staff to...More

Thank warrenville111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place to visit and get ideas. The people in there are very helpful. You can also schedule a hike. Nice people!

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my time at the NPS Visitors Center as they had a lot of information about St John, you can sign up for activities (I was taking a hike with them) and the gift shop was excellent. The lady who assisted me is...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Check out Cruz bat for quick eateries and local shopping. There isn't much else to do here but it's a nice stop on your way to one of the other amazing beaches on the island.

Thank MYBailey
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a very nice little visitor center. I found the staff very friendly and informative. There is some good information here with a small gift shop, however the prices are rather high. Still, it is a very nice place and is the first place...More

Thank Jeffrey L
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Had to meet here for the Reef Bay Trail tour. Loved the layout model of the trails throughout the island. Book and brochures available if needed.

Thank luv2sunOIB
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped here after arriving on the ferry from st Thomas. Very helpful volunteers who pointed out the best places to go.

Thank Valpgirl
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We asked directions and information regarding services in the location of our in. We felt like we were intruding on the 2 women working there, who seemed to be more interested in their own conversation.

Thank relaxedrn
Reviewed 27 January 2017

It is a relatively small Visitors Center but has maps and water. They will also lend you a walking stick or small back pack if needed. There are postcards and some small things to buy like the Bay Rum cologne. The rangers are always very...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Located just across from the Ferry Dock, this should be your first stop when you arrive. They have a wealth of information, hiking trails, maps, etc. The staff is very friendly and most helpful. They have a very nice gift shop. It's a nice place...More

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Cookiedeaux
We want to get a parking permit and then do the Lind Pond trail and go to several beaches. We wanted to go early but I see they do not open until 11!!! Is this true?
25 March 2017|
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Response from Richard F | Reviewed this property |
It is my understanding that they are open 8:00 am to 4:30 pm every day
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Karen W
While we visit St. John's, I will need access to the internet in order to take a test, is the Visitor Center the best place for internet service? Library? Or where do you suggest?
8 January 2016|
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Erik S
Hello, Looking for an all day cruise with snorkeling, drinks, and maybe lunch? Who do you recommend that picks up or leaves from St John? We are staying on the island, for the first time, the week after 4th of July. I would like more of a party boat feel than a private group. Any help you can offer would be very helpful!
24 June 2015|
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