Museum of Nevis History, Charlestown

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Museum of Nevis History helps you understand the present of this Caribbean nation by learning about its culture and history. The museum interprets the story of Alexander Hamilton, a founding father of the United States. It also includes information about Horatio Nelson, the British marine captain who married Frances Herbert Woolward, a member of the local colonial elite. Exhibits feature artifacts related to the indigenous people who settled Nevis from other nearby islands four centuries ago. Follow written panel displays and guide yourself through the collection of maps, documents, statues, and pottery--all adding up to an informative account of this significant story. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Nevis holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Museum of Nevis History and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • 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 o...  more »
  • In the small room you can read much about the history and development of Nevis. One should not expect much more.
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  • 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 Hamil...  more »
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  • Awesome small museum, very glad we made time to stop
  • The Gudie was unfriendly and at all you could not see anything intresting

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