Drum Man Charters
Imagine yourself boarding a boat . . . the sparkling water shimmering beneath you. You feel the salt air brushing your face. Your boatÂ is fully stocked and ready to go. Adventure awaits. Redfish, Black Drum, Sea Trout, Flounder, Sheepshead, and Tarpon are just some of the fish that grace our first coast. You’re sure to meet them on your all under the watchful eye of Captain James Dumas (fully licensed and insured).
GTM Research Reserve
Encompassing approximately 73,000 acres of salt marsh and mangrove tidal wetlands, oyster bars, estuarine lagoons, upland habitat and offshore seas. The GTM Research Reserve has three beach access parking lots,Â ten miles of upland hiking trails and two small boat launches located off A1A in South Ponte Vedra Beach, parking $3. The GTM Environmental Education Center is open daily 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. and closed state holidays. Admission $2 adults, $1 children age 10 – 17, under 17 free.
St. Augustine Distillery Company
You won’t be disappointed by a tour of this stunning distillery housed in a historic, 1920s, ice-manufacturing plant. The young company is eager to share its love of Florida’s distilling heritage, the building’s former life as an ice plant and its quest to produce the country’s best farm to bottle spirits.
Watch spirits made from scratch with locally famed ingredients, in copper-pot stills, using age-old techniques. St. Augustine Distillery’s line of distilled spirits includes super premium whisky, gin, rum and vodka.
San Sebastian Winery
St. Augustineâ€™s â€œOriginal Chocolate Tourâ€ led by Whetstone Chocolatiers. You will be introduced to the history and making of chocolate and the Whetstone story. A 4-tiered tasting distinguishes the characteristics of our dark, milk and white chocolate, cocoa nibs and more. Taste freshly made chocolates and confections while you walk through our factory. This tour is for the chocoholic with a discriminating palate searching for the subtleties that define artisan chocolates. A decadently delicious experience! Retail stores are also available at 42 St. George Street and 13 Anastasia Boulevard.
Oldest Wooden School House Historic Museum and Gardens
Let your first lesson in history start at The Oldest Wooden School House. Listen to the animated schoolmaster and his pupils as they depict what school life was like in the 1700s. CompareÂ your school daysÂ with those of the old days! This original building is more than 200 years old and made of red cedar and cypress. A true historic treasure. Old School Gifts features colonial toys, teacher gifts and one-of-a-kind handmade souviners.
The Stadium Course at TPC at Sawgrass
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Go behind the scenes with your own private guide to create your unique escape.Â Enter historic houses and the beautifully decorated courtyards. Have lunch in an old Victorian hotel and see the worlds largest collection of TiffanyÂ glass. Hold a silver coin from 1622Â while sailing on a tall ship. Meet local authors and historic characters.Â We delight our customers by creatingÂ flexible itineraries and bringing the experience to life! St. Augustine, Jacksonville, and Amelia Island tours.
First Colony Exhibition at the Government House
FIRST COLONY EXHIBITION AT THE GOVERNMENT HOUSE
Long before Jamestown, Spaniards, free and enslaved Africans and Native Americans crafted our country’s first enduring European settlement – St. Augustine, in 1565. Discover the first colony through archaeology, history and the stories of people who lived there in this hands-on, interactive exhibition. These first colonial immigrants created America’s original “melting pot” – a colorful, multicultural society that was new then, but might seem familiar today.
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum-St Augustine
For more than 50 years, visitors have enjoyed the original Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum. Experience the museum that has created a sensation worldwide. More than 800 exhibits of unusual, strange and even weird oddities and curiosities.
St. Augustine Lighthouse