St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum

St. Augustine
81 Lighthouse Ave.
St. Augustine, FL 32080
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What You Need To Know

Climb 219 steps to the top of the 165-foot tower for a breathtaking view of historic downtown St. Augustine, the beaches, and the nation's oldest port. Discover St. Augustine's rich maritime history at the site of Florida's first lighthouse. Explore exhibits in the restored keepers' house about the Coast Guard in WWII St. Augustine, shipwrecks, and the lives of the keepers and their families. Don't forget to shop in the museum store for unique lighthouse and maritime gifts.

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  • Amenities
    • Gift Shop
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Parking
    • Self-Guided Tours
    • Tables & Chairs Available
  • Discounts
    • Group Discount
    • Local Resident Discount
    • Military Discount
    • Senior Citizen Discount
  • Facility Amenities
    • Bus/Motorcoach Parking
    • Pet-Friendly
  • General Information
    • Dates Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas
    • Hours: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily
    • Number of Meeting Rooms: 1
    • Open Year-Round
    • Total Capacity of Meeting Space: 60
  • Payment Methods
    • American Express
    • Discover
    • MasterCard
    • Personal Checks
    • Travelers Checks
    • Visa
  • Time to Experience
    • 1 - 2 hours