Visit St. Augustine's many Attractions and Things to Do!

St Augustine Attractions

Find Fun Things to Do for the whole family!

St. Augustine has been home to natives and foreigners, colonials and pilgrims, soldiers and prisoners, slaves and free blacks, merchants and industrialists. Through battle, economic progress, and political strife, the coquina foundation of St. Augustine has been left unconquered - its history is a surviving monument to the persistence of the human spirit, waiting to be rediscovered by you.

St. Augustine boasts attractions like military forts, stately castles, and Gilded-Age hotels. Visitors can explore a spiraling lighthouse, scenic nature trails and tranquil beaches. Hear the sounds of the city, from horse hooves on brick-paved streets to the roar of cannon fire; the hustle and bustle of a living community. Explore fascinating museums or take a scary ghost tour. Historical reenactments, recreations, artifacts and relics can be found on every corner, bringing to life the timeless stories of other eras. Take photos as you experience history, building memories in the oldest city in the United States. St. Augustine has always been a sought-after treasure, a priceless gem in Florida's history.

Fort Matanzas

(904) 471-0116
8635 A1A South

This park and historic site offers a glimpse into history as well as scenic trails and shoreside access for fishing and collecting shells.

Fort Mose

(904) 823-2232
15 Fort Mose Trail

Fort Mose Historic State Park is the site of the first free African-American settlement in the U.S.

Fountain of Youth

(904) 829-3168
11 Magnolia Avenue

The Fountain of Youth gives visitors a chance to experience history at this important archaeological site and to drink from the famous springs.

Frisky Cat Cafe

(904) 547-2940
1092 S Ponce De Leon Blvd

Play with Feline friends, donate to a cause, and enjoy some coffee.

Geo Trippin' Adventure Co.

(904) 701-3272
291 Cubbedge Road

GeoTrippin' Adventure Co. offers kayak tours and instruction — and fun on the water — with their tours of the waterways of the Matanzas and St. Johns Rivers.

The Governor's House Cultural Center and Museum

(904) 825-5034
48 King Street

Located on the Plaza de la Constitucion, the Governor's House site has served colonial governors in St. Augustine for centuries.

Grace United Methodist Church

(904) 829-8272
8 Carrera Street

Henry Flagler built the Grace Church in 1887, using the same builders and architects that he used to build the Ponce de Leon Hotel.

Great White Charters

(904) 797-3676

Four to six hour charters from Camachee Cove Yacht Harbor for up to four people.

GTM Research Reserve

(904) 823-4500
505 Guana River Road

Friends, fans, and volunteers working in the service of a National Estuarine Research Reserve in Ponte Vedra Beach.

Guana Tolomato Matanzas NERR

(904) 823-4500
505 Guana River Road

Hike, bike, kayak, swim, and enjoy the unspoiled environment at this National Estuarine Research Reserve.

Hispanic Garden

Corner of Hypolita and St. George Streets

A Spanish-style garden dedicated in 1965 as part of the formal 400th anniversary of St. Augustine.

Inshore and offshore fishing experiences guided by a local fishing captain.

Island Queen Charters

(910) 262-7355
260 Vilano Road

The Captain of the Island Queen invites private groups with up to 6 people to tour St. Augustine from the water aboard their comfortable power yacht.

Lakeside Park

2300 A1A South

Lakeside Park, situated on Anhinga Lake, provides a serene place for picnics, contemplation, and fishing.

Lightner Museum

(904) 824-2874
75 King Street

Enjoy an immersive experience of art and history in an iconic St. Augustine building.

Limelight Theatre, Inc.

(904) 825-1164
11 Old Mission Avenue

Dazzling performances ranging from the classics, to modern comedies, musicals and more!

Excelsior, St. Augustine's first black public high school, is now the home of the Lincolnville Museum and Cultural Center.

Four to six hour boat charters featuring a local style of fishing with a fourth generation Floridian.

Guests discover their inner maestro when visiting Maestro Winery

Marineland Dolphin Adventure

(407) 563-4701
9600 Oceanshore Blvd

Marineland offers a variety of ways to interact with their dolphins, as well as hands-on exhibits about marine life and the history of this classic Florida attraction.