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Emancipation Garden

Between Tolbod Gade and Ft. Christian, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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Between Tolbod Gade and Ft. Christian, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Wandering around we came across this square near the 16th Century castle where the locals play checkers

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Was a bit dirty but bought a little dress for grand daughter and local vender. Lady was accommodating and nice to buy from.

Thank Tammy H
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Chickens were fun. Statues. Gazebo was under construction for holiday events but still nice to walk through

Thank wendyam333
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This attraction has seen better days. Since I visited on a wet rainy day, the park was almost empty. Had difficulty finding a dry bench. However, since it was not my first visit, I was able to have an appreciation for it. My grand daughter...More

Thank alexandrina55
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Not worth visiting ,as all the benches are bird dropping stained. It is ,however, a cool respite before or after shopping at the pier area do downtown. The best thing there is a replica of the Liberty Bell, donated for the 350 th anniversary of...More

Thank martin k
Reviewed 28 August 2016

First Baobob trees I ever saw for real. Nice plants, statues, lizards. good to stretch your legs or cool off. Check out the post office across the street which has cool murals.

Thank MountainMaiden
Reviewed 21 August 2016

A peaceful place to reflect on the beauty of the island and it's distinct history. The natives are friendly and bring some snacks for the little chicks running behind mom.

Thank Euell73
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The Emancipation Garden is centrally located in town. It is not very big and you can see everything there relatively quickly. When I went through, there were quite a few homeless at the park there. I never felt threatened, but just keep your eyes open.

Thank DanMc_2015
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This is small park in Charlotte Amalie on the edge of the tourist shopping area. There's not much to it, though it does have historical significance for the people of St Thomas. it seemed a little grotty and unkept, but it is apparently a favourite...More

1  Thank seagullrob
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Though the park itself is nice, during our trip we witnessed two unsavory incidents involving homeless people who were intoxicated. I would not feel comfortable spending any length of time in the park after seeing these problems. In one incident, a young man who was...More

1  Thank SMLove226
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