Posts Tagged ‘Lawaetz Family Museum’

Dub in the Rainforest – Chapter 13

Dub in the Rainforest returns to St. Croix! New venue at the Lawaetz Museum Grounds at #11 Little La Grange, off Mahogany Road.  Music from – Akae Beka (live band) and Jah9 and the Dub Treatment, Ras Attitude, Mada Nile, Ancient King, Tia, I Grade Dub, Kiva, Fya Emblem, Ninjah P Sounds | MCs: DJ…

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Lawaetz Museum & Little La Grange Farm Tours

The Lawaetz Family Museum

To experience the Danish-West Indian life of the Lawaetz family starting in 1896, join a guided tour through the old and authentic estate house and Little La Grange farm. You will get a comprehensive understanding of the cultural and agricultural life of the family. The house tour takes approximately 45 minutes and is $15 per…

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St. Croix Heritage Trail

St. Croix Heritage Trail

The St. Croix Heritage Trail is a self guided tour of the island’s many historic sites, cultural attractions, and natural areas. The trail links many of St. Croix’s major historic attractions such as Whim Plantation Museum, St. George Village Botanical Gardens, and Christiansted National Historic Site, as well as plantation and sugar factory ruins, churches, scenic…

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The Lawaetz Family Museum

The Lawaetz Family Museum

A person would be extremely fortunate to have the history of one of St. Croix’s oldest and most interesting families, the Lawaetz family, told to them by Kai and Irene Lawaetz, long-time Danish Crucians and charming raconteurs. We had just that unique fortune. We had come to the Lawaetz Family Museum at Estate Little La Grange…

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Lawaetz Family Museum

A Unique View of the Danish West Indian Life of the Early 1900s! Nestled in a valley northeast of Frederiksted, the Lawaetz Museum’s 18-century estate house, with its accompanying ruins and rambling garden, has a charming old-island quality. Converted from a sugar plantation into a dairy ranch in the late 1890’s by a Danish farmer…

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