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Address: 167 San Marco Ave, Saint Augustine, FL 2084
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Gotta get arrested in St. Augustine

Interesting history, good tour. Some tour guides are better than others. Our tour had a few too many people in it , so sometimes it was difficult to hear the guide.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Kimberly S
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Miami, Florida
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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Interesting history, good tour. Some tour guides are better than others. Our tour had a few too many people in it , so sometimes it was difficult to hear the guide.

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Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is a good stop for all. Especially the grandkids. Had fun learned about old southern justice. Enjoyed our time with the great beaded prisoner and his humor, knowledge and stories. thank you

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a fun and educational look at an historical jail. Our guide, Edgar was a good sport and taught us a lot.

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Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We bought the trolley tour tickets and a few different attractions, this being one of them. The employees (Bucky was our guide) stayed in character as they told the history of the jail, pointed out important points in the building and on the grounds. I especially liked that they treated us as if we were there to serve time, explaining... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The historic jail is interesting and the tour is well done and informative. The staff wear costumes from the period when teh jail was most active and are full of fun facts as well as useful information.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was a lot of fun to visit with my boyfriend. I'm a history buff so it was cool to go into the old cells and step foot in the same places they did in the past.

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Islandton, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Bucky was our "trustee" that "booked all incoming prisoners" (aka....our tour guide). Bucky very much looks the part, scruffy beard, prison scrubs, "attitude". The tour is short, but very informative and has newspaper articles, weapons that were used in actual crimes from that time - all on display. After the tour you can read and view the weapons at your... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Many of you will think that visiting a Jail for history or educational purposes is inappropriate, but let me tell you something, many others study history to learn about cultures, believes, mentalities of others that came before us. St Augustine is the oldest city in the nation, also as part of that history there was this jail, it is definitely... More 

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Apopka, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The guide was good. Was surprised at how the prisoners were treated! Other than cells not much to see. Important to read the information on the walls. U learn from the posters.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beatrice, the tour guide/jailer was very interesting and knowledgable. It was interesting to see the old jail cells, the hanging gallow, and artifacts.

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