Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays Historic Weapons Demonstrations

Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays Historic Weapons Demonstrations

August 1, 2014 to December 28, 2014

St. Augustine
Castillo de San Marcos , Avenida Menendez, St. Augustine, FL 32084

National Parks Service personnel demonstrate the weapons and relate the experiences of the Colonial Spanish soldier stationed in St. Augustine in 1740's. Demonstration times are 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 p.m. throughout the year. Firing times are subject to change depending on weather conditions and staff availability. The Castillo de San Marcos, the oldest masonry fortification in the U.S., was built by the Spanish in 1672 to help protect their empire in the New World. Admission is $7 for adults. Children 15 and under are free. The Castillo is open 8:45 a.m. - 5:15 p.m. daily. Info:

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Admission Fee: Adults: $7; children under 15 free with adult
Event Hours: 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily