Emancipation Garden, Charlotte Amalie

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Take a break from sightseeing and find a shaded bench in the historical Emancipation Garden, where the emancipation proclamation was read in 1848. Look for the bronze statue of a freed slave blowing into a conch shell, erected in honor of the momentous event that took place here. Kick back under the canopy of 100-year-old trees and enjoy a fruit juice from one of the vendors operating near this peaceful spot. Make Emancipation Garden a part of your Charlotte Amalie vacation plans using our Charlotte Amalie vacation route planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • A place to visit for a minute after going to Fort Christian. Lots of chickens. A little underwhwlming  more »
  • This place need many maintenance, The gazebo needs painting and sowing more green areas. Offer more entertainment to tourists  more »
  • This lovely piece of green close to downtown has unfortunately become a place for homeless people and is overrun by chickens. The benches are usually occupied by homeless people, which makes it uncomf...  more »
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  • Nice outdoors hangout