Ripley's Red Train in St. Augustine, Florida

Ripley's Big Red Christmas Train is open on Christmas Day!

Aviles Street in St. Augustine

Aviles Street during Nights of Lights

St. Augustine's bayfront during Nights of Lights

View of the bayfront from St. Augustine Lighthouse

St. Augustine's Bridge of Lions

The Bridge of Lions and downtown St. Augustine, all lit up

Plaza de la Constitucion in St. Augustine

The beautiful bayfront palm trees during Nights of Lights

Plaza de la Constitucion in St. Augustine

The Plaza de la Constitución during Nights of Lights

Lightner Museum in St. Augustine

The Lightner Museum shines during Nights of Lights

Carriage ride in St. Augustine

Carriage ride down Aviles Street during Nights of Lights

Bridge of Lions in St. Augustine, Florida

Bridge of Lions at twilight

Ripley's Red Train in St. Augustine, Florida
Aviles Street in St. Augustine
St. Augustine's bayfront during Nights of Lights
St. Augustine's Bridge of Lions
Plaza de la Constitucion in St. Augustine
Plaza de la Constitucion in St. Augustine
Lightner Museum in St. Augustine
Carriage ride in St. Augustine
Bridge of Lions in St. Augustine, Florida

Attractions Open for Christmas

The holidays are a wonderful time to visit Florida’s Historic Coast. To help you make the most of your time here, we've rounded up the attractions open for Christmas.

With the Nights of Lights celebration beginning every evening at dusk, there’s always something to see. There are even some attractions that will remain open on Christmas Day. We've listed them below, but please note that some attractions have limited hours.

Retail shops that have let us know they'll be open can be found here, and restaurants here. Attractions, tours and retail shops will return to their normal business hours the day after Christmas.
 
Bayfront Miniature Golf
111 Avenida Menendez, St. Augustine
904.829.1673
Open 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
 
Fort Mose State Park
15 Fort Mose Trail, St. Augustine
904.823.2232
Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 
Marineland Dolphin Adventure
9600 Oceanshore Blvd., St. Augustine
904.471.1111
Open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
 
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum
19 San Marco Ave., St. Augustine
904.824.1606
Open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
 
St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park
999 Anastasia Blvd., St. Augustine
904.824.3337
Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
 
St. Augustine Sightseeing Trains
170 San Marco Ave., St. Augustine
904.829.6545
Open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.