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Free admission to military for summer

SAINT AUGUSTINE –  The Ximenez-Fatio House Museum has announced free admission for the nation’s active duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families through Saturday, Aug. 31. The annual program includes [Read More]

June 7, 2019 // 0 Comments

Celebration to mark D DAy

SAINT AUGUSTINE – The St. Augustine Lighthouse & Maritime Museum will commemorate the 75th Anniversary of D-Day on Thursday, June 6, with special programs honoring our military. The ongoing programming will take place from 10 AM to 6 [Read More]

May 30, 2019 // 0 Comments

Historic marker placed at Gator Farm

SAINT AUGUSTINE – The St. Augustine Historical Society recently replaced the historic marker located on the Alligator Farm property on Anastasia island! The marker tells the story of when the town of St. Augustine was briefly located on [Read More]

May 28, 2019 // 0 Comments

Honoring those who serve

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Hundreds of flags have been placed in front of the Lightner Museum/City of St. Augustine building this Memorial Day. Each flag carries the name of an individual who served in the U.S. Armed Forces – both living and [Read More]

May 27, 2019 // 0 Comments

Mellon High School grads celebrate

PALATKA – More than 70 graduates from Mellon High School and their friends and relatives gathered at the Christ Independent Methodist Church fellowship hall, May 9, for the annual class reunion. The event is coordinated by Edwin Reid. As Reid [Read More]

May 24, 2019 // 0 Comments

Preservation topic of Tuesday talk

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Preservation efforts in St. Augustine successfully created an image of Spanish Colonial St. Augustine and recognized the significance of our historic neighborhoods and places built before the second World War will be the [Read More]

April 8, 2019 // 0 Comments

It’s March for Museums time

Pictured: In 2013, during work to install the U.S. Coast Guard bell in front of the Keepers’ House, Museum staff discovered a long linear brick feature. After further exploration of this brick pipe, this feature turned out to be the cistern [Read More]

March 5, 2019 // 0 Comments

Jacksonville group visits Fatio House

SAINT AUGUSTINE –  – The historic Ximenez-Fatio House Museum at 20 Aviles Street in downtown St. Augustine, recently hosted members of The Watsonia Garden Circle of the Garden Club of Jacksonville, Inc. The group also included property [Read More]

March 5, 2019 // 0 Comments