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Government House Museum

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48 King St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4449
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum has 3 floors, and wheelchairs and an elevator are available for handicapped visitors. The ground floor had an amazing collection of antique organs and the like, and we were fortunate to be there when a demonstration and talk were in progress. Other things...More

Thank Glad2BDone
Reviewed 3 October 2018

There's a well laid out display providing a history of the area. You don't need to spend too long as the display isn't big.

Thank Charles K
Reviewed 16 September 2018

The Spanish influence can be seen in this building. It is in the main square and exhibits in the museum are not that big but they do explain the history of this the oldest city.

Thank Mon55
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Lots to see and do in the oldest city. Favorite was the Fountain of Youth. Old Town Trolly or Red Train is the way to go. Only one little shower while we were there.

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Reviewed 23 August 2018

So glad we shopped in this museum. Very informative with many artifacts pre-Columbian, native American, Spanish and English influence. Helps you understand the unique history of this charming small city.

Thank Michael w
Reviewed 18 August 2018

There were some displays but mostly reading descriptions. I think younger children would be bored. Cost was free

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

It was nice to get out of the heat and they have public restrooms. The museum was informative but a little boring. Some of the displays did not work.

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

A beautiful and peaceful stop on King Street. Wonderful interactive exhibits and artifacts in an architecturally beautiful historic building. My kids 12 and 15 were entertained for a good 30-45 minutes. Oh, and did I mention the air conditioning? What a nice break from the...More

Thank Jacque B
Reviewed 21 June 2018

After a walk down a busy, noisy St. Charles Street in mid 90's heat this was a treat -- very cool and quiet with good displays. And it was free.

Thank stmoody
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This is Well worth stopping to see in old town Saint Augustine . There's so much history in every building in Saint Augustine and this one didn't disappoint .

Thank Rebecca K
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I'm not entirely sure I understand what you need, but here is what I think might answer your question. 1. Bring up Mapquest 2. Click the "Destination" box and type "48 King Street St Augustine FL" 3. Click the map to... More
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