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Interesting historical site

This was a quick stop on our historical walking tour of Christiansted. It has a timeline for... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Eugene, Oregon
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A walk back in time

We found this building to be interesting. Free to go inside and plenty to read. There is also an... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Dcaale House is just across the street from Fort Christiansted, Repairs were being made, however one could view the scales use.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 10 January 2019

Interesting history, worth seeing....once. Definitely historical, could imagine the history that it has seen.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Billy M
Reviewed 10 September 2018

It's a small area, but it was free & interesting to all. There's really not much to it, or to say about it, but reviews require 100 characters min :)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kdhammond2003
Reviewed 10 May 2018

As you walk from the boardwalk to the fort, you'll pass this building. It's got a scale in the middle and several (very worn) plaques outside and inside. Not much to see, but it's quaint and old and does provide some useful insight into the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Stefan P
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Came here as a child on field trips while attending St. Mary's school, visited as a teenager and as an adult. Take my kids there to teach them the history. Please visit!!!!!!!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Suzette C
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We were greeted by one of the many chickens just running loose around the island, he only had one feather on his tail. He welcomed us to this small open air room with this giant scale. It weighed a lot of things in years past,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank KelsieMoose
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This was a quick stop on our historical walking tour of Christiansted. It has a timeline for Alexander Hamilton and a reprint of the now infamous letter he wrote after the devastating hurricane on St. Croix. It is fascinating to read. Definitely worth the stop....More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank AshleeTC
Reviewed 23 May 2017

You would walk by this National Treasure and not know what it was until you look inside. History of the shipping trade in the 18-19th Centuries as well as the family tree of the James Hamilton Company.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank JohnV3216
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Great small attraction with great history... full of chickens when I visited...made me laugh..small shop next door.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank nztaylor
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We found this building to be interesting. Free to go inside and plenty to read. There is also an information desk and gift shop inside.

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank 4girls4us
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