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Address: 11 Magnolia Ave., Saint Augustine, FL 32084
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+1 800-356-8222
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Explore the 1565 Birthplace of St. Augustine and Colonial European America....

Explore the 1565 Birthplace of St. Augustine and Colonial European America. Your History Starts here! Drink the legendary waters. See Stars in the Planetarium. Hear a Spanish Cannon roar. Visit the Timucua Indian Village. Learn the Archaeological History of the site. From Timucua Indians living at this site for 4,000 years to Spanish Explorers arriving in 1513 to Smithsonian institute Archaeological Digs starting in 1934, the hisotry is amazing. Guests have been visiting this important site since 1871. Now you can too. Don't miss it!

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Enjoyable time at the Fountain of Youth

We spent several hours at the Fountain of Youth. After making a stop at the fountain in the Spring House to taste the water we had time to check out the Navigators planetarium and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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Savannah, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful, well-kept grounds to stroll through and interact with several exhibits. The staff were very helpful and knowledgeable about exhibits. This attraction is pet-friendly and my dog was greeted by most staff members. Peacocks roam the grounds and have a feeding station. The Planetarium and Globe were short air-conditioned shows that also provided history of the area. It is fun... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Always heard of the Fountain of Youth and never visited it on the 3 times I have been in St. Augustine, very disappointed!

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent several hours at the Fountain of Youth. After making a stop at the fountain in the Spring House to taste the water we had time to check out the Navigators planetarium and the Discovery Globe. Both have set times for entry. There are other interesting things to view there such as the Timucuan village, the Mission Church, and... More 

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Coral Springs, Florida
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131 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

15.00 an adult to get into the park ,14.00 if you find a coupon. Lots of interesting history but the peacocks are what stole the show for me. The peacocks are everywhere and so beautiful. There were even white ones. Oh and I drank from the fountain of youth and splash some on my sons head 👍🏽

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Thank MrsHinton
McCaysville, Georgia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

They charge $16.00 to see a well with a rusty grate in front of it. There was not a lot to see it was basically a walking trail. Don't waste the time or money this should not even be an attraction.

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Thank juliapickelsimer
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a lot of fun, very interacting and interesting, staff extremely nice and helpful. Will definitely return.

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Mahomet, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not worth the money or time, especially since we only had one day. The fountain of youth is actually a well now, covered with a rusty grate, inside a building. You do get to use a plastic cup and drink from it. The planetarium is small and the show is not very interesting. The view from the tower is not... More 

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Thank Pat W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Some of the history books when I was in elementary school included stories about Ponce de Leon, and his quest to find the Fountain of Youth. I was always intrigued on what this place looked like and hoped one day I would be able to visit such a place. My dream came true just a few weeks ago. I finally... More 

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Thank Ingrid A
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19 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Unique little spot. Self tour with optional scheduled presentations. A lot of wild peacock. Pretty interesting history. Worth the stop.

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Bloomington, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very well maintained park with numerous interesting attractions. Well informed and interesting staff that share history in a way that makes learning enjoyable.

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