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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

Symposium guests visit Fatio House

SAINT AUGUSTINE –  The historic Ximenez-Fatio House Museum at            20 Aviles Street in downtown St. Augustine, recently hosted participants in the Flagler College Ideas & Images: Scholars and Artists-in-Residence program, [Read More]

February 27, 2019 // 0 Comments

Tingley receiving De Aviles Award

SAINT AUGUSTINE –  St. Augustine Historical Society Senior Research Librarian Charles A. Tingley is the 2019 recipient of the De Aviles award, one of the city’s highest awards. The St. Augustine City Commission approved the award at the [Read More]

February 18, 2019 // 0 Comments

Dark of the moon time at Lighthouse

SAINT AUGUSTINE – With only a glow stick for light, Dark of the Moon Ghost Tour guides share the history of the people who have lived and worked in the St. Augustine Lighthouse. Dark of the Moon is the only ghost tour that gets you onto the [Read More]

February 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

Usina tapped for heritage honor

SAINT AUGUSTINE – Michael Usina, St. Augustine native and Minorcan descendent, has been recognized by the state as a recipient of a 2019 Florida Folk Heritage Award. Usina celebrates his Minorcan heritage by crafting hand-made cast nets using [Read More]

February 3, 2019 // 0 Comments

Dine in the heart of history

SAINT AUGUSTINE – The Woman’s Exchange,  celebrating 126 years of service, announces the spring luncheon schedule. The much-anticipated events are held at the historic Pena-Peck House in downtown St. Augustine. Reservations are not [Read More]

February 3, 2019 // 0 Comments