A combination of historical displays and private collections bring over 400 years of Florida history to life. The St. Augustine History Museum features displays of the various countries that ruled over St. Augustine: England, Spain, and France.
Visit our Spanish sunken treasure room
Explore how St. Augustine and Florida grew under the Spanish
Hear fascinating stories about the Indians, the Spanish Galleons and the Pirates of the Revolutionary War
Henry Flagler was a powerhouse and catalyst for change in the real estate and transportation industries. His contributions to Florida are documented and displayed throughout the St. Augustine History Museum. As you tour through, you’ll also see authentic artifacts, unpublished photographs and learn about the evolution of St. Augustine and Florida under Spanish and British rule. More than 400 years of history are on display including toys and dolls from the early 19th and 20th centuries, a replica of a Spanish galleon and real gold, silver and jewelry found in lost treasures off the Florida coast. Housed in the Old Jail, the museum offers another level of insight into Florida’s past.