Saint Croix Island International Historic Site

In June of 1604, French nobleman-courtier Pierre Dugua, Sieur de Mons and his expedition established a settlement on St. Croix Island. In the milder months, they built houses, a storehouse, kitchen and chapel, and formed strong Aboriginal alliances.

Visiting Saint Croix Island International Historic Site

Activities and experiences

Explore the self-guided interpretive trail, viewpoints and gorgeous picnic spot.

Plan your visit

Spend an hour or two enjoying the panoramic views, trail, and interpretation panels overlooking the island.

About Saint Croix Island International Historic Site

Culture and history

Indigenous connections, history, cultural landscape.

Contact Saint Croix Island International Historic Site



  For emergencies within the Historic Site:

Hours of operation

June 1 to October 16


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