St. Augustine Museums

Explore Nearly 500 Years of History in the Nation's Oldest City

Steeped in history and brimming with cultural richness, St. Augustine's museums offer a captivating glimpse into a past that spans centuries. As the oldest city in the United States, St. Augustine is not just a backdrop for historical exploration but a vibrant canvas of stories waiting to be discovered. From the earliest days of Spanish colonization to the present, each museum in this historic city is a portal to a different time and place.


Here, you'll find museums that celebrate everything from the city's storied past and maritime heritage to its Gilded Age grandeur and architectural wonders. These institutions house treasures that tell the tale of St. Augustine and its significant role in shaping the American narrative. Whether it's through the exploration of historic sites, seafaring lore, lavish antiques, or Spanish colonial history, each museum presents a unique perspective on the city's rich and diverse heritage.


As you make your way through some of St. Augustine’s exceptional museums, prepare to be transported through time, where history comes alive, and every exhibit tells a story.