Attractions list

Self-guided tours are offered daily at Lightner Museum, 75 King St., in downtown St. Augustine.

Self-guided tours are offered daily at Lightner Museum, 75 King St., in downtown St. Augustine.

Lightner Museum

St. Augustine
75 King St., St. Augustine, FL 32084
Local Phone: 904-824-2874 Fax: 904-824-2712
Experience Florida’s Smithsonian. Henry Flagler’s former Alcazar Hotel holds 19th-century artifacts including natural history exhibits, Tiffany glass, a Victorian Village and antique mechanical musical instruments. Children under 12 free when accompanied by an adult.

Drum Man Charters

St. Augustine
57 Comares Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084

Imagine yourself boarding a boat . . . the sparkling water shimmering beneath you. You feel the salt air brushing your face. Your boat  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

Ponte Vedra Beach
505 Guana River Road, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
Local Phone: 904-823-4500

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, 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

St. Augustine
112 Riberia Street, St. Augustine, FL 32084
Local Phone: 904-806-4962

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. Augustine
157 King St., St. Augustine, FL 32084
A short audiovisual presentation; enjoy a guided walking tour of the production facility. You pass over the bottling line, sparkling wine production area, on to the Port and Cream Sherry in the authentic Oak Barrel Room. Enjoy a wine tasting experience, showing all the interesting steps of how to taste and savor a selection of San Sebastian wines. Tours last approximately one hour. The Wine Shop offers a variety of gift items, glassware, wine accessories, gourmet foods and specialty gift baskets.

Whetstone Chocolates

St. Augustine
139 King Street, St. Augustine, FL 32084
Local Phone: 904-217-0275

St. Augustine’s “Original Chocolate Tour” 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

St. Augustine
14 St. George St., St. Augustine, FL 32084
Local Phone: 904-824-0192 Toll-free: 800-653-7245

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. Compare your school days 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

Ponte Vedra Beach
110 TPC Blvd., Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082
Local Phone: 904-273-3233
The golf course is 6875 yards and was designed by acclaimed golf course architect Pete Dye. When it opened in 1980 it quickly became ranked as one of America’s top ten resort courses by Golf Digest Magazine. This is also the home of the Tournament Players Championship, with its par-3 17th island green being known as one of the world’s most recognized and emulated holes.

AdLib Luxury Tours & Transportation, Inc.

Ponte Vedra
421 W. Silverthorn Ln., Ponte Vedra, FL 32081
Local Phone: 904-827-1845

Go behind the scenes with your own private guide to create your unique escape. Enter historic houses and the beautifully decorated courtyards. Have lunch in an old Victorian hotel and see the worlds largest collection of Tiffany glass. Hold a silver coin from 1622 while sailing on a tall ship. Meet local authors and historic characters. We delight our customers by creating flexible itineraries and bringing the experience to life! St. Augustine, Jacksonville, and Amelia Island tours.

First Colony Exhibition at the Government House

St. Augustine
48 King St., St. Augustine, FL 32084
Local Phone: 904-823-2212

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

St. Augustine
19 San Marco Ave., St. Augustine, FL 32084

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

St. Augustine
81 Lighthouse Ave.
America’s history will never look the same after a visit to the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum. From the breathtaking views of the Nation’s Oldest City to the artifacts recovered from our ancestors’ vessels, the St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum covers centuries of history from in and around St. Augustine, Florida. The St. Augustine Lighthouse & Museum is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. 

 

 

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