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Museum and historic site, this mansion marks the birthplace of the father of the U.S. National Bank.
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Low St., Charlestown, Nevis
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+1 869-469-5786
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was worth a visit while in Charlestown. Entrance fee was inexpensive. It was a little hot inside but you’re in the Caribbean. This place is full of history of the island and the house. I loved walking through Hamilton’s home. He was not only...More

Thank fazifazi
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Born in obscurity in Nevis, a founding father of the US, a ferocious opponent of slavery 70 years before the Civil War. Died in a duel. A fascinating museum of his life and times and a snapshot of life in Nevis in the 18th century....More

Thank 189Tom
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Really not much to see, $5 to get in. Guess if you are in the area you might as well see it but again would not go out of my way for it.

Thank Tinyte13
Reviewed May 10, 2018

This museum is just one room, but it is packed with displays and information on Hamilton, from birth to death. There were some pictures, and some artifacts from digs. I found it worth the stop for it’s historical value.

Thank LoisNCNY
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Terrific spot to learn how much the American culture has been influenced by the West Indies. Historical site where you learn about the island and how people lived on the island.

Thank Carl A
Reviewed March 21, 2018

The museum is easy to get to from the port walking north along the waterfront. It is located in a smallish stone building and provides some insight into this increaseingly popular individual. While the displays were somewhat limited, it is certainly worth a quick visit...More

Thank MisterCheeky
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

A very informative short history of Alexander Hamilton’s accomplishments along with local history about Nevis discovery, people and local culture. It’s small and at the most allow an hour for sure.

Thank ahappydandelion
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

An informative exhibit...we went in mostly to support their efforts. The display probably came from a larger institution; some of the panels seemed to have been professionally designed. Because of the musical, I think that interest in this immigrant (who knew how to get things...More

Thank VickiBorn
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Keep your expectations reasonable and you won't be disappointed. With limited resources they have done a lot. The visit is well worthwhile and it gives a good sense of what the island was lime

Thank Walter f
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Within very short walking distance from the port if you take the boat ride over from st. kitts (and if you do I suggest renting scooters from Kevin at Nevis Scooter Rentals 869-664-7717, not expensive and worth every penny), it was an unexpected place to...More

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Haim S
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DOn't know but I am sure you can check a web site for Nevis attractions and find out
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alice h
December 31, 2016|
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Response from Cindy C | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. You'll have to check w/ hotel concierge or local taxi driver/tour guide. There are days in the week the town do not open for business such as Sunday reserved for worship.
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