Saint Croix Island International Historic Site was established as a national monument on June 8, 1949. The site received its current designation on September 25, 1984.
The management of Saint Croix Island International Historic Site is driven by its mission, which was spelled out in the 1998 General Management Plan:
This section of the website will refer you to many of the documents that help the National Park Service accomplish that mission for inspiration of this and future generations.
Did You Know?
The Acadians were descendants of French farmers who settled in the areas of present-day Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and Prince Edward Island in the 1630s. Primarily French speaking and Roman Catholic, their relations with English conquerors were troubled. They were deported between 1755 and 1763.