Breathtaking views. Incredible History. A must-see attraction! Climb 219 steps to the top of the historic lighthouse to see incredible views of St. Augustine! A navigation tool and landmark since 1874, the Museum offers Nation's Oldest Port Demons that are included with the cost of admission. Interactive exhibits include history of the Lighthouse Keepers, artifacts from shipwrecks, a conservation lab with working archaeologists, heritage boat building, and WWII Coast Guard Barracks.