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Castillo de San Marcos

1 S Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084-3252
+1 904-829-6506
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1 S Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084-3252
+1 904-829-6506
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The kids and entire family loved it! When we were attempting to purchase tickets and was asked about military service(which my husband is active duty) and we got a card for other parks and free entry 🤗 the kids loved all the rooms and history!...More

Thank Brooke C
Reviewed yesterday

Everyone calls this a castle and it feels like one. It has a drawbridge and 2 dry moats. There are tours throughout the day. We enjoyed learning about the Spanish, English, and American occupants of the Fort. The staff was well informed and friendly. The...More

Thank Lisa T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Self guided so you can take your time looking at everything and take it all in. Awesome place and history. We always make it a point to stop here on our way to/from Orlando

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed yesterday

Bought a pass to the park system and took the whole family to see the fort. Grandchildren loved it. Fun for the adults too.

Thank bgromling
Reviewed yesterday

It was a fun tour! Walking around the fort looking in all the rooms they had was very interesting. It was by the Bay and you could see the ocean. There was a nice breeze that day coming off the bay. That made it more...More

Thank jmc2301
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was interesting to see and walk around in such an old fort with a drawbridge and a moat! There was a lot to read and learn, through the many posters and displays, but I wish there would have been a guide there to show...More

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Greatly enjoyed our visit today. We were lucky enough to get in on a Ranger guided tour that was very informative.

Thank stm572017
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Cool place to get a bit of the areas history. 13 year old and 6 year old were not amused at all. Nice place though.

Thank Kdub74
Reviewed 2 days ago

Don't get me wrong...there is plenty of potential here. Yet, I felt as if I was approaching Stonehenge but with cannons. The site lacked attention to details good or bad. Show us how all the former residents (spanish, english, indian, or americans lived through the...More

Thank OnlyMakeYouStronger
Reviewed 2 days ago

There is so much history here and so much to see and learn. It's interesting to walk around and wonder about all the soldiers and families that fought and lived there. My only complaint was the massive mosquitoes (yeah I know it's Florida but still,...More

Thank mray0084
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margo g
17 October 2017|
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Response from Phyllis E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a parking lot right at the fort but it is often full. If it is there is a city parking deck just a couple blocks away and some meter parking along the street.
Roberta H
11 June 2017|
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Response from nunucat12 | Reviewed this property |
as much time you want to spend we were there over an hour it was great
16 April 2017|
Response from KokiBear | Reviewed this property |
We didn't see any inside the fort, but they were down around the bottom (where the old moat was).