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The Sisterhood of the Traveling Plants

A Demonstration of Floral Arranging and “Tablescaping” Reminiscent of the English Country Manor. Sunday, July 23rd, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Lightner Museum front lobby. Join us for an illuminating presentation on floral arranging created by Garden Club of St. Augustine members, Cathy Snyder and Marilyn Smith. Snyder and Smith are passionate about…

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The Art of Taking Tea

A Dinner Time Tea and Talk Hosted by the Lightner Museum TICKETS   The Lightner Museum will be hosting an evening of education and entertainment for participants to learn about the development and social customs of  “taking tea” – whether Afternoon, High, or a working class dinner tea– while also enjoying period-correct food and service. When:  Wednesday June 14th, 2017…

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“Lightner After Hours” May Edition

Kick off the Weekend in Style at “Lightner After Hours” When Thursday May 25, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Where Lightner Museum’s Grand Ballroom Gallery Join the Lightner Museum at May’s Lightner After Hours event for an evening of enlightening conversation, exceptional music, and exquisite cuisine in Lightner Museum’s Grand Ballroom Gallery.   Blue Muse Blue…

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Visit Highclere Castle and Treasures of England Tour

The Lightner Museum will be visiting England and its treasures including Highclere Castle, otherwise known as Downton Abbey®, from the popular PBS television series. England’s Treasures is a 13-day trip and includes airfare, transfers, 16 meals and a donation to the Lightner Museum.  The tour departs August 13, 2017, and is $5,399 per person for a double…

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Curator’s Tour – March 1, 2017, 10 a.m.

Light Up with the Lightner Lightner Museum Curator Barry Myers conducts monthly tours featuring unique and special treasures of the Museum. The tours are the first Wednesday of each month at 10am and offer guests an intimate encounter with a select few of the Lightner’s eclectic relics. Inhale knowledge at March’s Curator’s Tour which will…

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A Fun & Flirty Interactive Workshop

Presented by the Garden Club of St. Augustine PURCHASE TICKETS This year for Valentines Day, make something special for your sweetheart at the Lightner Museum. The Garden Club of St. Augustine will host a fun and flirty, interactive floral arranging seminar followed by desserts. When:  Sunday, February 12, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Where:  Lightner…

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Dancing Hammers Concert Experience

Robert Burns and Victoria Van Arnam combine their passions for hammered dulcimers, eclectic music and education into a dynamic concert experience.   When:  Thursday August 11, 2016 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Where:  Lightner Museum Historic Pool Area, 75 King Street, Saint Augustine, Florida This concert is free and open to the public. Dancing…

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Cruise Presentation

                March 24, 2016, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.: The public is invited to learn about an exciting opportunity during a presentation hosted by Bartimus Travel Group on Tuesday March 15th at the Lightner Museum. The Lightner Museum will be setting sail on Holland America’s ms Koningsdam’s maiden…

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Preserving the Past to Inspire the Future

We were recently featured in an article, The Mission of the Lightner Museum: Preserving the Past to Inspire the Future. If you’re interested in Florida Homes for Sale, check out what they have to offer for St. Augustine, FL Homes for Sale.    

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Win a 12-day Cruise for Two!

Drawing – By Chance – To Benefit the Lightner Museum. All Proceeds Benefit the Lightner Museum!   Tickets: 1 for $20, 3 for $50 Limited to no more than 1,000 tickets.  Winner does not have to be present to win! Drawing on 8/25/2016 at 7 p.m., Grand Ballroom Gallery, Lightner Museum The winner will receive…

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