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The Oldest Store Museum

167 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-3269
+1 904-829-9729
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This museum gives us a peek at how different things were in colonial times.
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
167 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084-3269
+1 904-829-9729
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I was pleasantly surprised by how interesting this tour was. Who ever heard of a treadmill powered washing machine using a goat or dog? If you use the Trolley, don't skip this museum.

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Toured just a small portion of this store at night during our Ghost Story tour. It was okay and a bit interesting.

Thank blamarche
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely a step back in to time. Beautiful old store with lots of merchandise, gadgets that shucked corn, made butter, coffee and cream. Great interactive displays.Can't remember the guides name but he was from Wales and was very informative. This was the largest store in...More

1  Thank kythoro
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent tour with a guide that takes you back in history. Made me wonder how people could survive with using the old corn shuckers, coffee mills, bicycles, washing machines that could shock you, etc. Love the interaction that happened among the tourists and the guide....More

Thank Katie32615
Reviewed 1 week ago

felt like a time machine to go back to 1908 and see what was available. our first guide was a little over the top but she knew her stuff. the store had a great inventory and was fun to explore

Thank slas86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I visited St. Augustine for a few days in July. The Oldest Store Museum is one of the stops we made. My grandchildren in the group ranged from ages 8 to 18. I think they really enjoyed seeing many of the items...More

Thank HomeInMo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This store was well equipped for the crowd and the many supplies - like St. Augustine T-Shirts - we purchased 2 and received compliments all day. The Post Cards were reasonably priced too. The ladies were very friendly and the bathrooms were super clean. I'd...More

Thank Lenora A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

actual prices from long ago this tour takes you through what would have been a main location to buy goods or first guide had a great personality and made this little building lots of fun. so many old items from the 1900s

Thank pitbull18784
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour guides take on personalities, recreating old-time sales pitches. It's fun, but a little hokey. The store has lots of interesting things to see, but nothing really novel. It was a fun stop and I appreciated the air conditioning. We did this in conjunction...More

Thank cohappyfeet
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our granddaughter wanted to go here, so four of us took her. I was amazed at the number of gadgets and appliances in the store. It was a great tour with some interesting information. Worth a visit.

Thank Jill L
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25 April 2017|
Response from Jennifer G | Property representative |
Our website has the pricing under 'BUY TICKETS' We also offer a chat for additional assistance.
Melynda L
21 May 2016|
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Response from KDAA | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure the web site provides the costs. We purchased it as part of the Trolley tour