Attractions

St. Augustine has so many great attractions to see, it’s impossible to see and do them all in in just one trip. No matter what your interest, age or passion, Saint Augustine has something for you. Our gorgeous landmarks such as the Fort, Lighthouse, Bridge of Lions, Historic St. George Street, The Plaza and our beautiful architecture in historic downtown are must-see destinations. Our city has so much to offer you, so much to see and do that you are sure to make lasting memories here. It is one photo opportunity after another.

St. Augustine has a wide variety of tours, everything from scenic carriage rides to ghost tours.  The city is overflowing with museums, historic landmarks, narrow cobblestone streets and Coquina structures. It is a beautiful place to walk, explore and learn the history of our nations oldest city.If you would like to see the city from the water, we recommend you try the Scenic Cruise. It is informative,  family-friendly and you can even bring your “well-behaved dog.” The Alligator Farm is a great kid friendly attraction.  During the spring months and early summer months, the Rookery at The Alligator Farm  is loaded with native birds such as Pink Spoon Bills, Wood Storks, Egrets, Herons and many other species. Here you can see these birds nesting and caring for their hatchlings.  This is a must-see for birdwatchers! Be sure to visit one of our many museums, The Lightner is spectacular and the Pirates Museum is great for kids or adults.

Anastasia State Park is a beautiful place to spend the day outdoors. Here you can find beach access and walking trails. The park has kayak, Hobie Cat and paddle board rentals too. There are plenty of places to picnic, a snack shack and public restrooms. No matter what you looking for, chances are you’ll find it here in Saint Augustine.  The navigation to the left will help guide you to what you are looking for. below you will find some recent reviews for attractions.  As always, if we haven’t answered your questions you can always “Ask a Local,”- we will answer your question the best we can within 24 hours.

We know you will make lasting memories here and we’re here to help you accomplish just that .   We hope you enjoy your stay in beautiful St. Augustine.

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Celtic Festival Saint Augustine, Fl – 2016

Celtic Festival Goes International St. Augustine's Celtic Music & Heritage Festival is making headlines in London and Dublin this month ...
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Dublin’s Irish Tenors and The Celtic Ladies- March 11th 2016 Saint Augustine, FL

Dublin's Irish Tenors and The Celtic Ladies Special Event will open St. Augustine Celtic Music & Heritage  Festival at Memorial ...
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The St Augustine Distillery Tour is a Fun Thing To Do in Saint Augustine FL

Looking for a great Tour? Check out the St. Augustine Distillery. If you're riding the green or red trolleys, you ...
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The St Augustine Distillery Will Raise Your Spirits the Old Fashioned Way

When you drive by the old Ice Plant building on Riberia Street in Saint Augustine, Florida, one phrase comes to ...
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El Galeon and the Nao Victoria are Must Seas While visiting St Augustine FL – Tallships

As if Saint Augustine's Bay front wasn't beautiful enough, now these two magnificent  ships have sailed in and made it ...
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Ripley’s Red Train is a Fun Way to See the Nights of Lights in St Augustine

The Locals' Guide to Saint Augustine may be compensated through the links in the post below, but the opinions are ...
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Pet Friendly Attractions & Things to Do in St Augustine FL

I'm Marley Burke, The Local's Guide's "Local Dog."  Some days I just get tired of  going for a boring old walk ...
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A Biplane Ride is the Thing To Do in St Augustine

So what does a ride in a open cockpit biplane feel like? Imagine driving down a scenic highway  strapped in ...
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Enjoy a Scenic Boat Ride to Explore Fort Matanzas in St Augustine FL

Fort Matanzas was completed in 1742 by the Spanish to protect St. Augustine from an attack by their enemies, both England ...
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The Fountain of Youth in St Augustine FL is a Pet Friendly Attraction Worth Seeing

Ponce De Leon's World Famous Fountain of Youth is one of my favorite places in St. Augustine, FL. This attraction ...
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Relax and See the City from the Bay on a Delightful Boat Ride in St Augustine FL

One of my favorite things to do in St. Augustine, Florida is to hop aboard The Victory III Scenic Cruise Line ...
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Historic Military Sites on the Southern Bayfront

   Our "Historic Military Site" Contributor Harry Metz has shared some great "local" insight about our southern bayfront. This is great information to ...
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Anastasia State Park- A Great Place to Stay or Play

Anastasia State Park is a little slice of paradise located near historic downtown and the beaches in St. Augustine. Whether you ...
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Painting with Dolphins

One of the most unique and educational attractions St. Augustine has to offer is Marineland Dolphin Adventure. There are a ...
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