30 minutes (Approx.)
Offered in: English
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Once a holding site for St. Augustine’s hardest criminals, the Old Jail Museum now offers visitors an educational look at life in the Nation’s Oldest City. Tour a maximum security area and regular cells alike that held prisoners until 1953, learning about fascinating historical accounts of criminal lives in St. Augustine as you go.
- Tour of the Old Jail Museum in St. Augustine, including maximum security cells
- Hear the tales of infamous criminals who once stayed here
- Learn how executions were held in the gallows
- See where the warden and his family lived just footsteps away
- Niche history tour in the Nation’s Oldest City
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Admission to Old Jail
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St. Augustine Old Jail closed on Christmas Day.
Departure & Return
167 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 32084, USA
5/8/2020 - 2/10/2023
|Monday - Sunday:||08:30 AM - 05:00 PM|
Return DetailsReturns to original departure point
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Children 5 yrs. and younger are free
- Free parking available
- Reservations are not accepted; tours operate on a first come, first serve basis on the day of
- Wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Service animals allowed
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- Museum is wheelchair accessible on lower floor only.
- OPERATED BY Historic Tours Of America
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What are the hours of operation for the Old Jail Museum?
A:We are open daily from 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
How often do tours depart at the Old Jail Museum?
A:Guided tours depart every 20 minutes beginning at 9:00 am.
Is parking available for the Old Jail Museum?
A:Yes, there is free parking on site.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Old Jail Museum Tour in St. Augustine?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
What is the policy on sanitization during Old Jail Museum Tour in St. Augustine?
A:The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
What is the social distancing policy during Old Jail Museum Tour in St. Augustine?
A:The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Old Jail Museum Tour in St. Augustine?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
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