St. Augustine History Museum
Explore hundreds of years of history in this amazing museum.
Known for being the oldest city in America, St. Augustine holds deep history to the country with over 400 years to explore. This city is the perfect place to visit on your next vacation, and you and your family can learn all about its deep history at the St. Augustine History Museum. Known as the center-point for the fantastic history that makes up the hallowed streets of St Augustine.
The museum features a variety of displays and exhibits dedicated to the expansive history of St. Augustine. Throughout the museum, you will learn of the various countries that have ruled over the city including England, Spain, and France. You will enjoy learning about different eras of the cities history including the Cracker pioneers who settled in St Augustine and their interesting Conestoga wagons, 'Tin Can Tourists' and will even be able to see an amazing fully-restored 1927 Ford Model T pickup.
You will also learn about how colonial rulers turned St. Augustine into the busy port that it is known for today. Prospering under different rulers and cultures, although it was first settled by the Spanish. Within these displays, you will find these various cultures including artifacts such as a replicated Spanish galleon, weaponry and armor, stoneware, and even cannons. The museum is brimming with life-size dioramas as well, bringing each subject to life right before your very eyes. Some of the artifacts allow for touching as well, so you can immerse yourself in the rich history and culture of the area.
- Approximately how long could a customer plan to spend at St. Augustine History Museum?
Most guests spend 30-40 minutes at museum.
- What amenities are available?
There is a gift shop.
- Is St. Augustine History Museum handicap accessible?
- Is photography & video recording allowed?
Of course! Don't forget your cameras.
- For what ages is St. Augustine History Museum appropriate?
It's appropriate for all ages!
- Is parking available at St. Augustine History Museum? Is it free?
Yes, free parking is available at the location.
|9:00 AM - 4:30 PM|