Musée de la Pagerie

Trois-Ilets, 99 97229- Map It

AAA Editor Notes

Musée de la Pagerie is near Pointe-du-Bout. Empress Josephine was born here in 1763, the daughter of Joseph Tascher de la Pagerie, a French planter. A museum in the old kitchen quarters of the family home contains mementos of the Empress and of the Napoleonic period. A few of Napoleon's love letters are displayed. A tropical garden is on the grounds of the sugar plantation. Guided tours are available.
$7; $3.50 (ages 0-11).
Hours: Tues.-Fri. 9-4, Sat.-Sun. 9:30-2:30. Last tour departs 15 minutes before closing. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.