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Amelia Island Historic District

Amelia Island, FL
+1 904-277-0717
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Amelia Island is rich with history.

Start at the Visitor Center to learn how you can tour the town and log onto your phone for an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tampa, Florida
via mobile
It was Pajama weekend!

First of all, the historic district is so much fun but on top of that, we were there for pajama... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Nancy S
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“lots of shops” (10 reviews)
“downtown area” (17 reviews)
“center street” (12 reviews)
Amelia Island, FL
+1 904-277-0717
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Start at the Visitor Center to learn how you can tour the town and log onto your phone for an educational video on what you are near and the historical significance it had. This town is fast becoming our favorite place to visit.

Thank JzTz2013
Reviewed 7 December 2017

First of all, the historic district is so much fun but on top of that, we were there for pajama weekend. Everyone was out in their pj's including the dogs. There are lots of t shirt shops but there are some nice ones as well...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

We had a great time grabbing a meal, strolling the many shops and taking a seat to people watch. What a fun and unique town.

Thank Ray M
Reviewed 19 November 2017

The old buildings have been well maintained in the historical area of the town and although the shops are restaurants and tourist places they have not lost their old historical feel. The buildings with history are well signed and the place has an excellent feel...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Small town charm galore. The nicest area is only a handful of blocks and a few blocks wide so you can browse around in an hour or so. But you get views of the river, plenty of good restaurants, nightly music, and gift shops. Not...More

1  Thank CTManny
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

My family made a day trip to the Historic District of Amelia Island. We will definitely be back for a longer stay in the future. Just a charming place. The shopping and restaurants are in abundance. Boutiques, art galleries, antiques... it’s all there in about...More

Thank KatieV68
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Enjoyed several walks through the town this past week. The Welcome Center has excellent information about the history of the town as well as a walking tour to look at the historic homes. Plenty of restaurants to stop for lunch, dinner or ice cream as...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Cute shops, delicious fudge and ice cream shop, great restaurants! I love walking around and going in all the stores!

Thank pdv524
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This area of town is a nice opportunity to get away from the beach for a few hours, walk around, window shop, pose w/ pirates here and there, view the harbor, and grab something to eat at one of the many interesting restaurants. Don't miss...More

1  Thank Gloria K
Reviewed 6 October 2017

I didn't get much time to spend in the Historical district. But what I did see was reminiscent of Key West. Many hidden gems to explore, plus antique stores,boutique shops and great restaurants. This was once a settlement for pirates. Fort Clinch is a must...More

1  Thank Christine H
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.08 km away
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1,038 reviews
.04 km away
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.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
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.06 km away
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.02 km away
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.09 km away
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12 December 2016|
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Response from FLworldwanderer | Reviewed this property |
Long walk, suggest you drive. Once there, you can park your car and walk everywhere within four blocks, give or take. Several good casual restaurants in area. Recommendation ... visit the Welcome/information Center, right... More
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13 September 2016|
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