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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
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Reviewed yesterday

This fort is the oldest in continental USA and a must visit when you are in St. Augustine. I’ve read people who found it disappointing, but as it is a fort, in my opinion you know what you’re going to get, and that’s exactly what...More

Thank mathiasdebrouwer
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had not been here in many, many years and stopped by in order to buy one of the National Park passes before the price went up at the end of the month. I did go in for a short while. I have trouble walking...More

Thank slp135
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A must see in st augustine. Wonderful views and picturesque spot. Its a nps site so well maintained. Went on a hot afternoon, be aware No shade or ac while touring the fort. Lots of info to absorb. Learned alot anout the area. Very kid...More

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very nice fort built by the Spaniards, they have a show every hour demonstrating the firing of the canons. Very interesting and great place to visit.

Thank Lismaury G
Reviewed 2 days ago

I would go, to say that you were al the oldest fort in the county. Plan your visit around the cannons being fired. Not to much to see there. Can get around it pretty fast.

Thank Totalvaca
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a beautiful location to catch sunrise. You are able to walk out and relax on the sea wall for for a relaxing sunrise.

Thank GoodTurnDaily
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was one of the highlights of our trip. The park rangers were very informative and friendly. We were treated to history lessons and trivia; and we attended a reenactment of a canon firing, complete with men in uniform marching to the canons led by...More

Thank 136dianew
Reviewed 4 days ago

This fort was rebuilt several times and the last time, it was built to last. This fort covers more square feet than any other I have seen. I never realized the city of St. Augustine was originally a presidio with this fort being its primary...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Always a pleasure to see this magnificent piece of work. I could only imagine what it took to build this place. Truly a great place.

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Oldest fort in US and preserved very well. Plenty to learn here no matter how much you think you know.

Thank Franklin H
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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).
Katherine H
14 April 2017|
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Response from Micah K | Reviewed this property |
I believe the admission is $10 for everyone no matter what. Children under a certain age get in free I'm not sure what that age is. I don't know the answer to the can and question those sorry. ps- surely veterans get a... More