Maintaining the Heritage and History of Our Island


Friends of Virgin Islands National Park programs aimed at preserving the island's rich cultural heritage and history include funding the Park’s archeological program, restoring and maintaining ruins, supporting the Folk Life Festival, and hosting cultural seminars and workshops.


Archeology Program

Supporting the preservation of the Caribbean’s human heritage and development from prehistory to the present, on land and underwater.


Cultural Programs

Preserving St. John's rich cultural heritage through demonstrations of skills and crafts that have been passed down through generations.

A pair of outfits for young girls

Folk Life Festival

Sponsoring the cultural celebration that is the Park's Annual Folklife Festival during Black History Month.