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St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum

12 S Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084-3650
+1 877-467-5863
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Relive the Golden Age of Piracy at Pat Croce's St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum with the world's largest collection of authentic pirate artifacts; fun, interactive exhibits, including the award-winning Book of Pirates and the spine-tingling Disney Imagineer-designed Below Deck sound experience of Blackbeard’s last battle; the world’s only pirate treasure chest; one of only two existing 17th century Jolly Rogers; and rarely-seen shipwreck treasures from the Florida Division of Historical Resources.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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12 S Castillo Dr, St. Augustine, FL 32084-3650
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+1 877-467-5863
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Place was very educational kids loved it we were able to explore treasure Museum and the Pirates we're actually really into their character as which was really cool

Thank Kai Kai J
Reviewed 6 days ago

The grandchildren loved it. Alot of interactive features. Price is reasonable. Shooting of the canons was fun for them.

Thank powhat10
Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband and I have been wanting to visit here for a while now. We had a rare date day while the kids were in school so we headed out to check out the museum. So glad we did and we plan on taking the...More

Thank Ellyanne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Omg. This museum was really amazing, well thought out, and special. It had hidden treasures all throughout the museum. Real artifacts, interesting history, smells, and live guided tours by actor tour guides. I loved looking at the pictures, learning about the stories, and how interactive...More

Thank Amada A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was actually pretty cool. They gave us a pirate treasure map and they give you different clues and once you figure the stuff out, which was super easy, you get certified to be a pirate and you get a piece of treasure. My...More

Thank Kortni S
ZLively, Manager at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad that you came to visit our museum! It's designed to be enjoyed by all ages, and it's great to hear that you thoroughly explored our exhibition. Thanks for taking time to spend with us while on your adventures in the Nation's...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not expecting the experience that we had. This place is absolutely awesome!!! They have over 800+ pirate artifacts and all the history behind them. The excitement that the gentlemen running the museum that day was infectious. He was ex-navy and really had a...More

Thank rich l
ZLively, Manager at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It's such a thrill to hear of the fun that your crew had with ours! We are lucky to have appreciative visitors - and when our guests enjoy their excursion through the museum, it's all the better for us! Thank you so much for taking...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are at all interested in the pirate culture, history, or just want to look at some cool real pirate artifacts, then this is for you. I wasn't all the that excited, since the cashier seemed a bit weird with his pirate talk and...More

Thank jrcox1989
ZLively, Manager at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for coming to see us! Our owner/founder, Pat Croce - has spent over 30 years amassing his collection for our exhibition - and he'd be quite pleased to hear that you enjoyed his work! Thanks again for taking time to visit...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for kids and those Pirate fan parents !! Very educational and my kids always want to go no matter how many times they have been. I just wish it was bigger and they add a little more to it. But overall fantastic for...More

1  Thank Erin M
ZLively, Manager at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are a place for kids of all ages, and I'm so glad that your crew had a great time with ours! We are small in size, for sure, but we manage to squeeze in over 800 artifacts - and it's great to hear that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of pirate stuff. Place is small but conveniently located across from Castillo de San Marcos. May be a bit scary for kids under 5. Grandparents, teens and twins enjoyed it.More

Thank Lissette M
ZLively, Manager at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We don't shy away from the true history of piracy, so you are correct in that a few of our exhibits might not be for the younger set. I am, however, greatly pleased to know that you enjoyed your journey through our exhibition. We are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really cool place and super fun! Staff were incredible and made it a super cool experience. Will visit again for sure!

Thank rleonard39
ZLively, Manager at St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! We are pleased that you enjoyed the fun and education of our museum - we look forward to your next visit!

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Jori C
31 December 2016|
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Response from Wanderlust_Scribe | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly it was not long, you can do the tour which was maybe a half hour maybe 45min, but well worth the tour. Or you can just go look through the museum on your own!
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kal3idoscope
6 September 2016|
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Response from Chrissie_626 | Reviewed this property |
They may not permit the dog, only because the artifacts are so rare and ancient they take a lot of precautions in protecting them. I would recommend calling ahead and double checking. The staff is friendly and it won't feel... More
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Mom N
20 December 2015|
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Response from ZLively | Property representative |
Our St. Augustine Resident rates are $9.99 for adults and $5.99 for Kids aged 5 - 12. We hope you'll come see us soon!
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