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The Oldest Store Museum

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Address: 167 San Marco Ave, Saint Augustine, FL 32084-3269
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+1 904-829-9729
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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This museum gives us a peek at how different things were in colonial times.

This museum gives us a peek at how different things were in colonial times.

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Good to see if you want to see authentic old St. Augustine history. Lot of very interesting items. Worth it!

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 August 2016
Lisa S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Good to see if you want to see authentic old St. Augustine history. Lot of very interesting items. Worth it!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

overall it was an enjoyable experience.. Learned a few things.. Saw cool things.. and had a few laughs... i would defiantly recommend this for family's or just couples.

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Talladega, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

This museum takes you back in time with actors and is a must see for the whole family. We did this and the jail. This was by far my favorite BC the actors were great!

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Bayside, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This is a fun spot loaded with authentic merchandise and was fun to explore with guides dressed in period attire. Right in the depot of the Old Town Trolley.

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Lake View, New York
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The characters were great with the kids and interacted really well with them! It was kind of a long tour and they show you old things you could have bought in the day. It went on and on and on and on. Pass over if you have other things on your list. As an adult I enjoyed seeing old things... More 

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Enjoyed the guided tour of the Oldest Store Museum! Normally $9.00 we got it for $6 with our Trolley Combo. It's in the same parking lot as the Old Jail and the History Museum. The store had amazing historical items that I never knew existed including a corn husker, a very loud floor mounted hand milk-shaker, a cream & milk... More 

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Miami, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Bought with the oldest jail package. Very informative. I really liked it the guide was very entertaining. Great for families.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We loved this tour! The reference back to old vintage products and goods from 150 years ago was reminiscent of an era gone by. The scary thing is we remembered some of those things from our childhood growing up in rural Pennsylvania 50-60 years ago. Very fun!

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

The store is packed with lots of cool souvenirs. The free museum has informative exhibits about the history of the area and the people who made St. Augustine what it is today.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

Store was great, offered many flashbacks with how things use to be. A lot of history in this museum.

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