Founding of the Castillo de San Marcos

St. Augustine
October 7, 2017
1 South Castillo Drive
St. Augustine, FL 32084

What You Need To Know

Visit the Castillo de San Marcos and join park staff, volunteers and members of Florida Living History to commemorate the founding of the fort. Visitors will learn how the fort was planned and constructed to protect the St. Augustine community. There will be interpretations and demonstrations on the construction of the fort from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and a re-enactment of the 1672 groundbreaking ceremony at 4 p.m. The fort is open 8:45 a.m.-5 p.m. General admission into the fort is $10, and youth ages 15 and under are free. Admission to the historical re-enactment on the fort lawn is free. 


Full List of Dates

SaturdayOctober 7, 2017
Short Event Display
October 7, 2017