Using self-guided brochures, you can tour the museums at Fort Christianvaern, the Steeple Building and the Scale House located at the Christiansted National Historical Site. Visit the Bookstore in the old Scale House to purchase books, postcards, and educational materials
Did You Know?
Alexander Hamilton lived on St. Croix between the age of 10 and 18. He was indentured to a dry goods seller, Mr. Kruger, on King Street. His mother, Rachel Fawcett Lavien, was imprisoned for several months at Fort Christiansvaern on charges of adultry. Once released, she fled St. Croix and met Alexander’s father, James Hamilton, who she never married.