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Emancipation Garden

Between Tolbod Gade and Ft. Christian, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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A small park commemorating Lincoln’s 1848 Emancipation Proclamation. There’s even a reproduction of the Liberty Bell.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good41%
  • Average29%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“small park” (5 reviews)
Between Tolbod Gade and Ft. Christian, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 20 January 2017

This park brings back so many beautiful, nostalgic memories of my childhood. One of my most vivid is the time us kids found old Danish coins from the colonial period buried in the dirt. I still have a coin bearing the likeness of King Frederick...More

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

This is a local park in Charlotte Amalie with a few benches. The trees had been decorated for kwanza by the local schools. There were some statues and several chickens.

Thank Tracy D
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The garden itself has benches and statues there are also lots of free range chickens roaming around here. On the one side of the gardens is a small flea market with cheap souvenirs. On the other side across the street is the high end mall...More

Thank dyvawoman77
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

A gem we found and although our tour guide wrote that they are closed on Sundays our taxi driver said that they would be open because our ship was there. We were lucky!

Thank monicaokeck
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Wandering around we came across this square near the 16th Century castle where the locals play checkers

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Was a bit dirty but bought a little dress for grand daughter and local vender. Lady was accommodating and nice to buy from.

Thank Tammy H
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Chickens were fun. Statues. Gazebo was under construction for holiday events but still nice to walk through

Thank wendyam333
Reviewed 6 October 2016

This attraction has seen better days. Since I visited on a wet rainy day, the park was almost empty. Had difficulty finding a dry bench. However, since it was not my first visit, I was able to have an appreciation for it. My grand daughter...More

Thank alexandrina55
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Not worth visiting ,as all the benches are bird dropping stained. It is ,however, a cool respite before or after shopping at the pier area do downtown. The best thing there is a replica of the Liberty Bell, donated for the 350 th anniversary of...More

Thank martin k
Reviewed 28 August 2016

First Baobob trees I ever saw for real. Nice plants, statues, lizards. good to stretch your legs or cool off. Check out the post office across the street which has cool murals.

Thank MountainMaiden
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