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Nevis Sights

Museum of Nevis History

  • Bath Rd. Map It
  • Charlestown

Updated 03/04/2014

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Purportedly this is the Western Hemisphere's largest collection of Lord Horatio Nelson memorabilia, including letters, documents, paintings, and even furniture from his flagship. Nelson was based in Antigua but came on military patrol to Nevis, where he met and eventually married Frances Nisbet, who lived on a 64-acre plantation here. Half the space is devoted to often-provocative displays on island life, from leading families to vernacular architecture to the adaptation

of traditional African customs, from cuisine to Carnival. The shop is an excellent source for gifts, from homemade soaps to historical guides.

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Sight Information

Address:

Bath Rd., Charlestown, Nevis, St. Kitts and Nevis

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Phone:

869-469–0408

Sight Details:

  • $5, with Hamilton Museum $7
  • Weekdays 8:30–4, Sat. 10–1

Updated 03/04/2014

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