The Medieval Torture Museum & Micro Masterpieces Art Collection
Get ready to spend an informative day on your visit to St. Augustine touring through the Medieval Torture Museum on this self guided tour. During your time at the museum you will learn about the history of torture, view several different devices used, and see examples of the weapons that have been created throughout the years to apply these barbaric measures to the victim. There are six creepy themed rooms with weapons prominently display along side of the devices used with a complete description of how it was used, the time period it came from and the location it was created.
After you complete your museum tour will will travel on to view the Micro Masterpieces which is located in the same building as the Medieval Torture Museum but in a different section. In this part of your tour you will have the opportunity to view the littlest and smallest artworks that have ever been made by viewing them through a microscope. There are a total of 29 different masterpieces to view, and you will definitely be in awe at the intricacy that these teeny tiny objets d'art have been made.
After viewing these unique pieces of art don't forget to stop at the gift shop where there are selections from both of these highlights available for purchase. Be sure to pick up something to show off to your friends that you visited the largest torture museum in the entire USA!
The Medieval Torture Museum and the Micro Masterpieces Art Collection are both open Monday - Friday from 10:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. They are both closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
Once you enter through our doors, you will be directed to the Museum entrance where you will tour at your own pace, viewing historically accurate devices and weapons of the cruelest torture in human history. You will walk through six different rooms, each one with there own creepy theme. All of the devices and weapons will have a brief description of the era and manner in which they were used.
As you exit the museum and if you have purchased tickets for the Micro Masterpiece Gallery, you will then enter into an adjacent section of the building where you will find 29 microscopes containing some of the tiniest artwork ever created . Upon leaving you can browse through our unique gift shop where you can purchase a souvenir to remind you of your visit to the largest torture museum in the United States !
Pickup & Return:
Departure Times: Monday through Sunday 10am to 10pm
Closed on Thanksgiving and Christmas day
Does not include:
Parking in downtown St. Augustine is metered by the hour.
There is a city parking garage available for $15 flat rate per day, per car
We do not have parking
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children must be accompanied by an adult