The St. John Historical Society
The St. John Historical Society undertakes to promote an appreciation
and deeper understanding of the history and cultural heritage
of the island of St. John in the U. S. Virgin Islands.
This group aims to support and encourage the preservation and protection of objects, structures, traditions, and features of historic, cultural, or archeological value
to the island of St. John.
Their mission is to increase the knowledge, awareness and understanding of St. John’s history and cultural heritage by such means as lectures, seminars, field trips, hikes, consultations, special educational programs and events.
They aim to encourage, assist and support the development of historical and cultural-heritage programs and events in cooperation with local museums, libraries, schools and other public and private groups or institutions.
They act in cooperation with the Virgin Islands National Park as well as other historical, cultural and archaeological institutions or organizations.
The Society is eager to foster participation in the activities of the Society
by all interested individuals.
They also maintain an archive of the Society’s collections, records and any other pertinent published and/or written materials relating to the history and cultural heritage of St. John.
These are the folks who prepare and disseminate publications
dealing with the history and cultural heritage of St. John.
Visit The St. John Historical Society Web Site!