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Government House Museum

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48 King St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4449
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the story was very interesting. Great pictures and made sense with he history and the artifacts that were dug up and cataloged

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank warnerarthur48
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here to see the various history collections supporting St Augustine. Interesting to see and get another interpretation. Well presented with a timeline. Bathrooms are located here

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Perkadventures
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well layed out self guided tour containing the history of the area. No entry fee, so no excuse not to stop in..

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sassafras06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting and very informative. Well laid out. The guys at the front desk were very helpful answering a couple of questions we had after we had been inside. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DallasCharlotte
Reviewed 23 October 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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.

Date of experience: September 2018
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.

Date of experience: September 2018
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.

Date of experience: September 2018
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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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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

Date of experience: August 2018
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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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