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Research and Preservation

virtual model

Virtual image of ruins in Virgin Islands National Park

University of Maine

Three-dimensional Virtual Modelling of Historic Structures in Virgin Islands National Park
Viewers can study a three-dimensional computer model of ruins at Leinster Bay from all perspectives.

Virgin Islands Archeology Blog
Stay up to date on the Park's current research and preservation projects.

Hassel Island preservation documented by St. Thomas Historical Trust

Did You Know?

The ornamental flamboyant tree is covered in bright orange-red blossom when in bloom.

When the flamboyant tree (Delonix regia) is in bloom, a crown of blood-orange flowers covers the tree. Long, feathery leaves and large seed pods are other distinctive features of this tree.