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Museum of Nevis History

Charlestown, Nevis
+1 869-469-5786
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Exhibits regard the history and culture of Nevis, with particular focus on Nevis-native, Alexander Hamilton.
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Charlestown, Nevis
+1 869-469-5786
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

We were the only two visitors and it was very hot inside. I thought I would faint a few times, but soon discovered a/c leaking out of the door that the workers kept going in and out of. Good history of the island and Alexander...More

1  Thank Kim M
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This is the same place as "The birthplace of Alexander Hamilton" and inside is a little of both. As I put in my other review, there isn't much too this, but it is interesting if you are a fan of Hamilton.

Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Agree with oreviois reviewer this is the same as Hamilton house. There is information on Hamilton, and the history of Nevis amd slavery. Worth a visit, but mainly reading the history from printed sheets on the walls. Worth a visit though as the history needs...More

1  Thank PennyOscarson
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is the same as Hamilton's house but they do provide a history of the island matched with a timeline of other events around the world. Learnt quite a bit - especially if you have already been on an island tour to put placed in...More

1  Thank SimplyFred
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This would be a good place to start your visit of Nevis. They highlight all the cool, historical things to do. It's right next door to the Alexander Hamilton House.

Thank horsebackbeachlover
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We visited on a tour of the island. The main building is not available to tour but there are several other buildings on the property that are accessible. There were no staff on premises but our island tour guide was very knowledgeable. There is a...More

Thank Marcia K
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Disappointing as we were trying to find out information on old plantations on Nevis and the staff didn't really help much.

Thank 716penge64
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This museum is situated in the building that was birthplace of Alexander Hamilton. I believed that I would be touring a restored 18th century home, so I was disappointed to find one room of local artifacts and no home tour. That being said, the disparate...More

Thank Murray C
Reviewed 16 August 2016

In restored stable from grounds of Alexander Hamilton's birthplace, with historical exhibits from original Indian settlements through pirates and colonial settlement and plantations. Worth the price of admission, which includes Alexander Hamilton's birthplace house on the grounds.

Thank davebob123
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The museum of Nevis History and Christina Monument is a charming and well thought out display in a compound near on the coast in Basseterre, that one can walk to from the ferry terminal. It houses artifacts from the earliest Amerindian settlers and includes items...More

Thank KiminGranCouva
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