Botica Aruba | 1925


Address: Steenweg 19
Year built: 1925
Open to public: Yes

This merchant house was built around 1925. The ground floor was used as a pharmacy and the upper floor as a dwelling. This building was one of the first pharmacies in Aruba and was known by the name Botica Aruba. It was built by Mr. Dada Picus commissioned by the family Croes. Addisson Croes and Gustave Nouel were the owners of the pharmacy.

In 2021 Monuments Fund completed the restoration of this beautiful building.
This monument currently houses KOAL Restaurant on the ground floor and Cocolishi Studio on the first floor.