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St. Croix

Attractions

 

 

 

  • Cruzan Rum Distillery: The production of rum has been a part of St. Croix history since colonial times. Today, it continues to thrive at the Cruzan Rum Factory. Tour the facilities, including the Great House and old sugar mill, and taste why Cruzan Rum is one of the world’s most honored rums. Phone: 340-692-2280 / www.CruzanRum.com


  • Apothecary Hall Museum: Located in downtown Christiansted, this 19th century pharmacy was established by a Danish pharmacist around 1816 to prepare medicines for the Danish military garrison in Christiansted. www.stcroixlandmarks.com


  • Buddhoe Park: On July 3, 1848, "General Buddhoe" Gottleib rallied more than 6,000 armed slaves at this park to demand freedom. As a result, Governor Peter von Scholten proclaimed the emancipation of the slaves on this day. Located next to Fort Frederik Museum in Frederiksted, the park contains a bronze bust of the renowned slave rebellion leader.


  • Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts: Located in Frederiksted, the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts serves and promotes the artists and art of the Caribbean. The center offers opportunities for learning, introspection, and connection with the cultures of the Caribbean. Phone: 340-772-2622 / www.cmcarts.org


  • Lawaetz Family Museum: Northeast of Frederiksted is an 18th century estate house showcasing the antique furnishings and lush fertile gardens of the prominent Danish-Crucian Lawaetz Family.www.stcroixlandmarks.com


  • St. Croix East End Marine Park: The St. Croix East End Marine Park (STXEEMP) is comprised of reefs, mangrove forests, sea grass beds and nesting sites for endangered sea turtles. STXEEMP aims to preserve marine life in St. Croix and to educate the general public. Park Rangers give free Interpretive Tours of different natural history and cultural aspects of the park. www.stxeastendmarinepark.org


  • St. Croix Heritage Trail: St. Croix’s heritage trail traverses the entire island of St. Croix highlighting special sites, historical buildings, churches, flora and fauna and more. The trail is one of 50 Millennium Legacy Trails recognized by the White House Millennium Council. The St. Croix Landmarks Society provides the map at no cost. www.heritagetrails.stcroixlandmarks.org

 

 

Entertainment

 

 

  • Carambola Beach Resort

    Pirates Buffet

    Location: Frederiksted

    Date: Fridays 7:00 to 9:00pm

    Toll Free: 800-338-3843

    Phone: 340-778-3800

    www.carambolabeach.com

  • Jump Up

    This a party that takes places in the streets of Christiansted four times a year November, February, April and July. It’s a Carnival-like evening with steel bands, live music on every corner, dancing, local arts and crafts, and island food.

    Location: Christiansted

    Date: Tuesdays, 7 to 10pm

    Phone: 340-713-8012

  • Divi Carina Bay Casino

    Location: Christiansted

    Date: Sunday-Thursday, Noon to 4am

    Open Noon Friday until 6am Sunday

    Toll Free: 877-773-9700

    Phone: 340-773-9700

    www.divicarina.com

  • St. Croix Food and Wine Experience

    Annual food and wine event held each April. The event is recognized as the pre-eminent food and wine event in the Caribbean and was named one of the Ten Best International Food and Wine Festivals by Forbes Travel.

    Phone: 340-773-9898

    www.stcroixfoodandwine.com

  • The Buccaneer Terrace Lounge

    Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m.

    Toll Free: 800-255-3881

    Phone: 340-712-2100

    Email: concierge@thebuccaneer.com

    www.thebuccaneer.com

 

 

Hotels and Resorts

 

 



  • Divi Carina Bay Beach Resort

    Toll Free: 877-773-9700

    Phone: 340-773-9700

    www.divicarina.com


 

 

Important Phone Numbers

 

 

  • Emergency-------------------------------------------- 911
  • Directory Assistance: --------------------------------- 913
  • Fire Department: ------------------------------------- 340-773-8050
  • Gov Juan F Luis Hospital: ---------------- 340-778-6659
  • Police Department (connecting all departments)------- 340-772-2171


Utility Companies:

  • Telephone/Cable: ----------------------------------- 340-779-9999
  • Water & Power Authority:-------------------------- 340-773-2250

 

 

Local Vendors

 

 

 

  • Air Conditioning
      • Caribbean Cooling: 340-773-2126
      • Airs "R" Us: 340-778-2477

  •    Animal Shelter
      • Animal Welfare Center: 340-778-1650


  •     Carpeting
      • ABC Sales & Services Inc.  340-774-1073
      • #1 Steam Carpet & Upholstery Care: 340-776-5572


  •      Catering
      • Modern Saute:  340-776-3287
      • Roy's Catering: 340-773-5078


  •     Construction
      • Benton Construction Company Inc. 340-773-7222

  •   Electricians
      • Delta Electric & Construction Co., Inc. 340-773-9525
      •  NR Electric: 340-777-3351 / www.nrelectric.com


  •   Florist
      • Agnes Floral N Balloon Design: 340-773-6200
      • Flower Box The Caravelle Arcade: 340-773-6095
      • James Family Florist: 340-718-8663


  •    Movers
      • The Viking Corporation: 340-773-2105
      • Bob Lynch Trucking & Shipping: 340-778-1813


  •       Pest Control
      • American Pest Control: 340-332-3492
      • Oliver Exterminating: 340-773-1630


  •       Plumbers
      • Go Green/OTL Mechanical: 340-778-3156
      • Rupert Davis Plumbing: 340-773-6503


  •         Security System
      • ADT Security Systems: 340-774-3355
      • Centurion Security Systems: 340-775-4175
      • Guardian Protection Systems: 340-715-9537


  •        Veterinarian
      • Cruz Bay Canines Cats & Critters: 340-693-7780
      • Island Animal Clinic: 340-718-3106


 

 

Restaurant Guide

 

 

 

Angry Nates Boathouse & Seafood Emporium

340-692-6283

www.AngryNates.com

Coconuts on the Beach

340-719-6060

www.CoconutsOnTheBeach-STX.com

The Cultured Pelican

340-773-3333

www.culturedpelican.com

The Flamboyant Lounge

340-778-3800

 

Beach Side Café

340-772-1266

www.sandcastleonthebeach.com

eat @ Cane Bay

340-718-0360

www.eatatcanebay.com

Fort Christian Brew Pub

340-713-9820

www.FortChristianBrewPub.com

Sun Set Grill Sprat Hall Beach Restaurant

340-772-5855

 

China Jade Restaurant

340-778-1996

 

 

 

Schools

Public and private education is available on St. Croix. The University of the Virgin Islands has a campus on St. Croix that offers associates, bachelors and masters programs.

Note: Click on the school's name, if underlined, to visit their website.

 

 

Public Elementary Schools on St. Croix

 

Name of School

Number

Grades

Alexander Henderson

340.772.1330

K-6

Claude O. Markoe

340.772.4510

K-6

Eulalie Rivera

340.692.2121

K-6

Juanita Gardine

340.773.0050

K-6

Lew Muckle

340.778.5286

K-6

Pearle B. Larsen

340.692-9336

K-6

Ricardo Richards

340.778.0612

K-6

Charles H. Emanuel

340.778.0511

K-6

Alfredo Andrews

340.778.6996

K-6

 

 

Public Junior High Schools on St. Croix

 

Name of School

Number

Grades

Arthur A. Richards

340.772.1500

7-8

Elena L. Christian

340.773.4445

7-8

John H. Woodson

340.778.2710

7-8

 

 

Public High Schools on St. Croix

 

Name of School

Number

Grades

St. Croix Central High

340.778.6847

9-12

St. Croix Educational Complex

340.778.2036

9-12

St. Croix Educational Complex Vocational School

340.778.2216

10-12

 

 

Private Schools on St. Croix

 

 

Name of School

Number

Grades

Country Day School

340.778.1974

PreK-12

Good Hope School

340.772.0022

PreK-12

The Manor School

340.773.1448

K-12

Rattan Montessori School

340.773.8600

PreK

AZ Academy

340.773.7909

PreK-12

 

 

Parochial Schools on St. Croix

 

Name of School

Number

Grades

St. Mary’s Catholic School

340.773.0117

K-8

St. Patrick’s School

340.772.5052

PreK-8

School of the Good Shepherd

340.772.2280

K-8

Seventh Day Adventist School

340.773.6350

PreK-12

Glen Christian Academy

340.778.1932

PreK-12

Glen Christian Academy

340.778.1932

PreK-12

Nazarene Christian School

340.773.0042

PreK-8

St. Joseph's High School

340.692.2455

9-12

Free Will Baptist School

340.773.3179

PreK-12

Caribbean Community School

340.772.3284

K-12

Kings Hill School

340.778.6564

-

West Indies Heritage Institute

340.773.7221

7-12

Reading Rainbow School

340.779.3356

PreK-6

Sunny Isle Baptist Christian School

340.773.4406

PreK-6

 

University Campus on St. Croix

.

Name of University

Number

University of the Virgin Islands

340.778-1620

 

 

 

Shopping

 

The United States Virgin Islands have the best duty free

shopping in the Caribbean!!!!!

 

If you love to shop, you’ll find it hard to resist the best duty-free shopping in the Caribbean. With an allowance of $1,600, double that of other islands, U.S. residents can enjoy the shopping experience. You may send gifts to friends and relatives (excluding tobacco and alcohol), but no more than one package per day to the same address — up to $100 in value. These items need not be declared.

In St. Croix’s historic towns of Christiansted and Frederiksted, unique shopping opportunities abound. The Christiansted Boardwalk, Company Street, Kings Alley Walk, Caravelle Arcade and the PanAm Pavilion all provide shopping opportunities in Christiansted. Take a stroll on Frederiksted’s Strand Street for great shop