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Swedish Clock Tower

Rue de l'Eglise, Gustavia, St. Barthelemy
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Lovely landmark

They were working on it when we were there but still worth the walk up the steps to visit. It's... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
J F
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Houston, Texas
nice sight seeing

if you do not mind the hike , you will be delighted when you reach the top of the hill where you... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Monique B
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New York City, New York
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good45%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
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2 Jun 2017
“Lovely landmark”
11 Apr 2017
“nice sight seeing”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Rue de l'Eglise, Gustavia, St. Barthelemy
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

They were working on it when we were there but still worth the walk up the steps to visit. It's next to the old prison...worth the visit if you're into history.

Thank J F
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

if you do not mind the hike , you will be delighted when you reach the top of the hill where you can see the whole harbor

Thank Monique B
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Gustavia is very scenic and it is a delight to wander around this town. As the town was Swedish at one point there are a lot of reminders of the Swedish history, including lots of Swedish street signs, and the Swedish Clock Tower and Swedish...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Another nice place in Gustavia you need climbing up the hill. Stylish small, beautiful building, with view over the town. There are just few old buildings in Gustavia, but besides these you can see on Tripadvisor, there is reason to mention 'wooden house', 'stone house'...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2016

Built in 1799, this us the oldest colonial structure in Gustavia. It is a good example of the town's Swedish style architecture. Nice photo op too

Thank cebcolpitts
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Reviewed 7 July 2016

This is the old clocktower that used to belong to the church. The church was destroyed but the tower is still there. It is a bit of a climb but you have a great view over Gustavia from the outside.

1  Thank Anette12345
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Reviewed 27 May 2016

After a hurricane this tower was restored, (1837) , it is a relic of the Swedish period on the island; The clock was added later one and alllows people to know the time.

Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

There aren't too many tourist attractions in St. Barts. One of the attractions mentioned in the port talks on our cruise and on the tourist map was the Swedish Clock Tower, which was once the campanile of a Lutheran church destroyed by a hurricane. After...More

1  Thank MVPinBoynton
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