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Emancipation Garden Review

A bronze bust of a freed slave blowing a conch shell commemorates slavery's end, in 1848—the garden was built to mark emancipation's 150th anniversary, in 1998. The gazebo here is used for official ceremonies. Two other monuments show the island's Danish-American connection—a bust of Denmark's King Christian and a scaled-down model of the U.S. Liberty Bell.

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  • Address: between Tolbod Gade and Ft. Christian, next to Vendor's Plaza Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas 00802 | Map It
  • Location: Charlotte Amalie
Updated: 03-04-2014

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