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Discover St Augustine: Attractions Pass with Hop-On Hop-Off
"On your visit to St Augustine take some time to learn the history of the oldest European-settled city in the United States. There are several ways to experience this historic city -- visit the Old Jail experience the Oldest Store museum explore the history museum and see the city via the Old Town hop-on hop-off trolley. It's a great way to see all that St Augustine has to offer.Old Jail: Built in 1890 by Henry Flagler the Old Jail of St Augustine is one of the oldest of its kind and despite being renovated maintains its original feel. It’s a perfect choice for families as actors dressed in time-period outfits take you back to the time when this was a maximum-security prison.St Augustine History Museum: Get a look into St Augustine's past at the history museum! With dozens of artifacts dating back centuries
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St Augustine Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour
"See and Visit.. Fountain of Youth Lightner Museum Castillo de San Marcos Ripley's ""Believe it or Not"" Flagler College St. George Street St Augustine's Oldest House
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Discover St Augustine: Attractions Pass with Hop-On Hop-Off
"On your visit to St Augustine take some time to learn the history of the oldest European-settled city in the United States. There are several ways to experience this historic city -- visit the Old Jail experience the Oldest Store museum explore the history museum and see the city via the Old Town hop-on hop-off trolley. It's a great way to see all that St Augustine has to offer.Old Jail: Built in 1890 by Henry Flagler the Old Jail of St Augustine is one of the oldest of its kind and despite being renovated maintains its original feel. It’s a perfect choice for families as actors dressed in time-period outfits take you back to the time when this was a maximum-security prison.St Augustine History Museum: Get a look into St Augustine's past at the history museum! With dozens of artifacts dating back centuries
From $39.00

More Off The Beaten Path in Jacksonville

Intracoastal Waterway: Jacksonville's other river

When people think of Jacksonville's aquatic assets, the Atlantic Ocean and the St. Johns River are two of the first things that come to mind. However, Jacksonville's boaters, Jet Skiiers and kayakers...
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HSC123
Aug 02, 2011

Cumberland Island

The island is about 9 miles long and all dedicated to being a nature preserve for birds and animal wildlife. YOu can take many trails to walk, enjoy the beaches, visit the museum, or see Dungeness...
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BruceDunning
Jun 11, 2011

Okefenokee Swamp

Okefenokee Swamp is only 50 miles NW of JAx and on Hwy 27/101 to Folkston for the east entrance. I wish I could describe what is was like, but it had a terrible fire while I was there and no tourists...
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BruceDunning
Jun 10, 2011

St. Mary's

This is a historical and small town that is 2 miles by way of water from Fernandina Beach, but 25 miles around taking the highways. It has a home tour of Orange Hall, and a number of historic homes...
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BruceDunning
Jun 10, 2011

fort george island state park

fort george island is a beautiful and historic island located about 15 miles northeast of downtown jacksonville. a fort was built on st. george island in 1736 to protect the southern approach to the...
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doug48
Oct 25, 2008

Historic home of author Harriett Beecher Stowe

Literary scholars will be interested to know that the historic home of Harriet Beecher Stowe, the famous author, still stands in a small park on scenic Mandarin Road near the river in the city's...
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HSC123
Jan 15, 2008
 
 
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huguenot park

huguenot park is located at the mouth of the st. johns river. the park offers a beautiful beach, camping, and fishing. pictured is a view of the mayport navy base across the st. johns river from the...
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doug48
Jan 13, 2008

huguenot park

huguenot park is located about 15 miles northeast of downtown jacksonville at the mouth of the st. johns river. huguenot park offers a beach, fishing, and camping. their address is 10980 hecksher...
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doug48
Jan 13, 2008

little talbot island state park

little talbot island state park is located about 15 miles northeast of downtown jacksonville on US A1A. like big talbot island state park just to the north the park offers a beautiful unspoiled beach...
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doug48
Jan 13, 2008

big talbot island state park

located 20 miles northeast of downtown jacksonville is big talbot island state park. the park is located in the huge 46,000 acre timucuan preserve. the state park offers hiking, canoeing, fishing, and...
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Jan 13, 2008

Birding Hugenot Memorial Park

Hugenot Memorial Park is a great place to see wading birds and shore birds as well as some migratory species (ducks). It is on the list of Florida Birding Trails published by Florida Wildlife and...
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davecallahan
Mar 10, 2007

Experience Florida Untamed and Unspoiled!

Take a drive to Fort George Island, off Hecksher Drive...where a dirt road meanders through a canopy of live oaks and marsh grass waves in the coastal breeze. Follow the signs to the Ribault Club and...
Meshell301
Jul 11, 2005

Olustee Civil War Battlefield

There are not too many places in Florida that have Civil War battlefields. Olustee, about an hour west of Jacksonville off I-10 is one of them.In this swampy florida battle, the Confederates soundly...
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MatthewMetcalfe
Aug 17, 2004

Mayport's hidden lighthouses

Many visitors and newcomers may not know it but Jacksonville actually has two lighthouses -- one historic and one active -- both of which are located on the grounds of Mayport N.A.S. Despite being...
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HSC123
Jun 29, 2004

Top Hotels in Jacksonville

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225 East Coast Line Dr, (formerly Adams Mark), Jacksonville, Florida, 32202, United States
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245 Water St., Jacksonville, Florida, 32202, United States
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4415 Southside Blvd., Jacksonville, Florida, 32216, United States
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1201 Riverplace Boulevard, (formerly Hilton), Jacksonville, Florida, 32207, United States
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1300 Airport Road, Jacksonville, Florida, 32218, United States
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14670 Duval Road, I-95 & Airport Road, Jacksonville, Florida, 32229, United States
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Top Things to Do in Jacksonville

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Downtown Riverfront/Jacksonville Landing

We came down in Jan 2015 to check out the area before my transfer to the area of Jacksonville Florida. We moved from Columbus Ohio which does have issues but I can honestly say we are very shocked...
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Beach

The sun is high and hot most days. That draws the crowds to the ocean side. Three main beaches of JAX are Atlantic beach, Neptune beach, and Jacksonville beach; all next to each other. Along the...
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Timucuan Ecological and Historical Preserve

This is the visitor center and house of the Ribault Club that was founded in 1928. The club finally broke up due to tough times in the Depression and later. It used to have parties, dances, and many...
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MOSH - Museum of Science & History

I was trying to attend an event and purchase an early admission ticket (half the price of tickets at the door) and their online system was not working. I began trying to purchase tickets at 3:30PM and...
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St. Augustine

Located across the street from the Castillo de San Marcos, the St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum has really established itself as one of the city's premier attractions. Here visitors can...
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Parks & Trails

This park at the north part of the city located on San Pablo Ave. It is a 235 acre park that promotes the area as a nature trail. Well, my idea of that differs. It is a paved blacktop trail going for...
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Top 5 Jacksonville Writers

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"Jacksonville & its Beaches"
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"Large Metropolitan City"
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"jacksonville florida"
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"A Story On Jacksonville"
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"Bold New City of the South"
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