Fort Frederick
in Frederiksted of Saint Croix Island, U.S. Virgin Islands

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
17.715 and -64.883 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 17° 42' 54" and W -64° 52' 58"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - USD
Spoken languages:
English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 06:56 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/St_Thomas
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:14 am and 5:53 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-20.617 and 116.793 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hearson
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for U.S. Virgin Islands in Caribbean

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to U.S. Virgin Islands.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning U.S. Virgin Islands. Last Update: 2020-10-20 08:21:14

Explore Fort Frederick

Fort Frederick in Frederiksted (Saint Croix Island) is a city in U.S. Virgin Islands about 43 mi (or 70 km) south of Charlotte Amalie, the country's capital.

Local time in Fort Frederick is now 06:56 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / St Thomas with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 10 airports in the vicinity of Fort Frederick, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in U.S. Virgin Islands is Henry E Rohlsen Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is La Fortaleza and San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico in United states at a distance of 83 mi (or 134 km). Also, if you like golfing, there are multiple options in driving distance. We found 3 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: St Croix, Cruz Bay, Charlotte Amalie, Isabel Segunda and Culebra. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 70%
Air Pressure 1011 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Scattered clouds

Tuesday, 20th of October 2020

28°C (82 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Wednesday, 21st of October 2020

28°C (82 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 22nd of October 2020

28°C (83 °F)
29°C (83 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Renaissance St. Croix Carambola Beach Resort & Spa

Address
4,7 mi
Estate Davis Bay
00850 St Croix
U.S. Virgin Islands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Cottages by the Sea

Address
1,0 mi
127A Smithfield Rd
00840 Frederiksted
U.S. Virgin Islands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


SAND CASTLE ON THE BEACH RESORT

Address
1,8 mi
127 SMITHFIELD
00840 St. Croix
U.S. Virgin Islands

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Paradise Cover

Address
4,8 mi
Paradise Drive
Anguilla
U.S. Virgin Islands

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Kingshill, United States Virgin Islands

Kingshill is a settlement on the island of Saint Croix in the United States Virgin Islands. Kingshill is home to the University of the Virgin Islands campus in St. Croix. The St. Croix campus opened in 1964.

Located at 17.723, -64.8724 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the United States Virgin Islands, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

Frederiksted, United States Virgin Islands

Frederiksted is a town on the west end of St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands. It is home to Fort Frederik, constructed to protect the town from pirate raids and attacks from rival imperialist nations. It was named after Frederick V of Denmark, who purchased the Danish West Indies in 1754. Frederiksted is often referred to as "Freedom City" by locals. This nickname has to do with the fact that the town was the site of the emancipation of slaves in the then-Danish West Indies.

Located at 17.7117, -64.8819 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the United States Virgin Islands, Populated places established in 1751, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

St. Joseph High School (Virgin Islands)

St. Joseph High School is a private, Roman Catholic high school in Frederiksted, St. Croix, United States Virgin Islands. The head of school is Mrs. Skalkos. It is located within the Roman Catholic Diocese of St. Thomas and is the only Catholic high school on St. Croix.

Located at 17.7136, -64.8828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
High schools in the United States Virgin Islands, Roman Catholic secondary schools in the United States Virgin Islands, Educational institutions established in 1961

WDHP

WDHP is a radio station licensed to serve Frederiksted, U. S. Virgin Islands. The station is owned by Reef Broadcasting, Inc. It airs a mix of news, talk, gospel music, and country music. The station has been assigned these call letters by the Federal Communications Commission since March 6, 1998.

Located at 17.7244, -64.8842 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Country radio stations in the United States Virgin Islands, News and talk radio stations in the United States, Christian radio stations in the United States

WRRA

WRRA was a radio station formerly licensed to serve Frederiksted, U. S. Virgin Islands. The station was owned by Reef Broadcasting, Inc. It aired a Gospel music format. The station was assigned the WRRA call letters by the Federal Communications Commission during its entire time. On February 4, 2011, the station's license was cancelled and the call sign deleted from its database by the Federal Communications Commission.

Located at 17.7244, -64.8842 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Radio stations in the United States Virgin Islands, Christian radio stations, Defunct radio stations in the United States, Radio stations disestablished in 2011

WAXJ

WAXJ is a radio station licensed to serve Frederiksted, U. S. Virgin Islands. The station is owned by Reef Broadcasting, Inc. It airs a Urban AC and Reggae format. The station has been assigned these call letters by the Federal Communications Commission since January 23, 1998.

Located at 17.7244, -64.8842 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Radio stations in the United States Virgin Islands, Talk radio stations in the United States, Radio stations established in 1998

Fort Frederick, United States Virgin Islands

Fort Frederick is a settlement on the island of Saint Croix in the United States Virgin Islands.

Located at 17.7153, -64.8831 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the United States Virgin Islands, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

La Grange, United States Virgin Islands

La Grange is a settlement on the island of Saint Croix in the United States Virgin Islands.

Located at 17.7192, -64.8786 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the United States Virgin Islands, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

Prosperity, United States Virgin Islands

Prosperity is a settlement on the island of Saint Croix in the United States Virgin Islands.

Located at 17.7261, -64.8822 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the United States Virgin Islands, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

Two Brothers, United States Virgin Islands

Two Brothers is a settlement on the island of Saint Croix in the United States Virgin Islands.

Located at 17.7064, -64.8794 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the United States Virgin Islands, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

Wheel of Fortune, United States Virgin Islands

Wheel of Fortune is a settlement on the island of Saint Croix in the United States Virgin Islands.

Located at 17.7122, -64.8711 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the United States Virgin Islands, Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

Paul E. Joseph Stadium

Paul E. Joseph Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Frederiksted, St. Croix, United States Virgin Islands. It is currently used mostly for soccer matches, as well as baseball and American football. It hosts some home matches for the United States Virgin Islands national soccer team. The stadium holds 5,000 spectators. On March 31, 1967 it hosted the first MLB exhibition game played in the Virgin Islands when the New York Yankees played the Boston Red Sox.

Located at 17.7178, -64.8828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Soccer venues in the United States Virgin Islands, Cricket grounds in the West Indies


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Friedrichsfort, Frederiksfort, Fridrichsfort