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Dow Museum of Historic Houses

149 Cordova St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4425
+1 904-823-9722
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
6 Aug 2016
“Not available”
25 Aug 2015
“Old Village turing into a short term stay over.”
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149 Cordova St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4425
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+1 904-823-9722
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 7 August 2016

I heard about the Dow Museum through my mom who called me when I arrived to tell me she read about it in a travel guide. I finally found the way to the museum (after trying to look a few times) and finally found it....More

2  Thank Flwriter85
Reviewed 25 August 2015

This wonderland of old house ( nine to be exact ) has been sold. The history of this parcel is fascinating. One of the house's is the Prince Murat House, the nephew of Napoleon. They are fun to go through and see how tiny the...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 23 August 2015

I had the great fortune to spend a couple of hours with the team engaged in the renovations of the entire city block formerly known and the Dow Museum of Historic Houses and soon to be known as The Historic St. Augustine Inn. These folks...More

5  Thank Bobbyduhon
Reviewed 4 June 2015

It was such a cool experience to walk through these little houses and see how people lived in the past. From the furniture to the books, it was like walking into another world. Almost felt like being on an historical HGTV show! The woman at...More

1  Thank Orange_U_Traveling
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Many different periods of homes on this one property. A lovely place to visit. My favorite was the very crooked house. You are free to walk around at your own pace, and the information plaques explain everything!

Thank Sandra P
Reviewed 20 November 2014

A beautiful history of 9 homes back to 1790. A private individual has purchased the properties and will make it a short term residency hotel. i.e. 3 nights to a month as an example. More information will come later. It is a wonderful thing happening...More

2  Thank Kenneth K
Reviewed 10 November 2014

The museum had 13 years of being a museum and most everyone just loved seeing the old houses and grounds. It has been sold, so keep your eyes opened to see what is coming next to the wonderful old houses and I'm sure most everyone...More

1  Thank Judy K
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Not very well promoted, not the most flashy stop on the red train tour. Don't let that fool you. This is a wonderland of historical homes, antiques, fountains, and furnishings. So worth the time to walk around and enjoy the hidden gardens. ALL THE BUILDINGS...More

2  Thank Tammy L
Reviewed 12 July 2014

If you like historical houses, or just history in general, you must go to this museum. It's unusual because I was expecting pictures of houses, or dioramas and such. No, it was an open area with about 8 houses. I don't know how much space...More

1  Thank andrea m
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Where in St Augustine can you find 9 house on the orginial property together? Yes, they all need work but isn't that the charm of them. Many rumors of being sold, torn down become a parking lot doesn't stop the staff from putting their best...More

3  Thank Judy K
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