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    Christiansted

    National Historic Site Virgin Islands

Outdoor Activities

Walk around the grounds, have a picnic lunch at the picnic tables provided or just sit on a park bench enjoying the Caribbean breeze and view of the sea.

Did You Know?

View of Fort Christianvaern from Christiansted Harbor

The Danes found and built upon the ruins of French village called Bassin, (“the harbor”) which dated from 1665. The new town was named Christiansted in honor of King Christian VI of Denmark-Norway.