St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum, St. Augustine

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Located next to the impressive 50 m (165 ft) lighthouse at the oldest port in America, St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum aims to preserve local maritime history with dozens of exhibits dedicated to marine sciences. Tour the lighthouse keeper’s house, the historical home of Major William Harn, or learn more about the shipbuilding industry and view artifacts of shipwrecks at the Lighthouse Archaeological Maritime Program Boatworks. Make the 214-step climb to the top of the lighthouse for panoramic views of the city and surrounding coastline. Take advantage of the museum’s free audio guides to get the most out of the exhibits. See St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum and all St. Augustine has to offer by arranging your trip with our St. Augustine trip planner .
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  • Price of admission was around $14/person, it includes access to small trails, entrance into the lighthouse and the old quarters. It was nice to see some old artifacts from WWII and the lighthouse's us...  more »
  • What a great experience. Climbed 178 steps for a fantastic view! The cost includes a self guided tour of the caretakers home and other buildings along with entrance to the museum down the road. Was wi...  more »
  • Hard drive the mounted the stairs, especially in August forced to regularly stop for rest and hydrate (small bottle of water welcome) the legs cut the arrival, but it's worth it, because the 380-degree view is beautiful great photos to take, the descent is faster.
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