The Research Library will be closed for renovations starting Friday
April 26, 2024.

We apologize for the inconvenience. We can't wait to share these exciting changes once the work is complete!

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Making history accessible since 1883!

Welcome to St. Augustine

The mission of the St. Augustine Historical Society is to acquire, preserve, and interpret the historical influence of St. Augustine and its sphere of influence for the benefit of the public through its stewardship of historic building and collections, research, publications, and educational programming.
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Special Exhibits


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Developing Lincolnville and West Augustine


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Richard A. Twine Glass-plate Collection

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The Oldest House Museum

Offering guided tours of one of the oldest still standing structures in our country, there is something for everyone to see at the Oldest House Museum Complex.

Tour Information

The Research Library

The Research Library specializes in local history, Florida colonial history and genealogy. The archives of the Research Library include maps, photographs, vertical subject files, church records, city government records, manuscript collections, circuit court records, and biographical files.

Local History



Weddings and Events

Say your vows at the Oldest House Gardens or The Llambias House. Both properties are beautifully preserved National Historic Landmarks. For additional information about weddings and ceremonies, please click the button below.

Booking Information

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Community Engagement

History is a dynamic force. Check here to keep informed on our community projects, sponsored events and public lectures. Help us continue our mission of keeping the past accessible to all.

Ongoing Projects