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New Summer Tours with Museum Educator

June 6, 2018, 10:00 a.m. A Picture Tells a Thousand Words New Educator’s Tours will be offered during the summer months at the Lightner Museum. June’s tour will be a 45-minute interactive tour presented by Lightner Museum’s educator and program coordinator, Ellen Morfit at 10:00 a.m. on June 6, 2018.   The tour titled, “A…

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CycleHere Media Wins International Award For Creative Video of Lightner Museum

Behind-the-scenes video chosen out of 2,000 submissions, 40 countries Written by Andrew Gapinski CycleHere Media produced a 30 second video to market the new Gilded Age behind-the-scenes tour for the Lightner Museum. This tour offers guests a glimpse of what the formal Alcazar Hotel was like at the turn of the century. With the feel…

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“Lightner After Hours” May 31, 2018

Sip and Explore the Second Floor! When Thursday, May 31st, 2018, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Where Lightner Museum’s 2nd Floor Kick off the summer in style by joining the Lightner Museum on May 31, 2018 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on the second floor gallery spaces.  Enjoy an evening of art, music, and…

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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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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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Victorian Crafting & Tree Trimming with the Ribault Garden Club

  Buy Your Tickets Here Sunday November 20th, 2016 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Historic Pool, Lightner Museum Infuse yourself with the joy of the season at the Lightner Museum. Make memories and keepsakes with friends and family while experiencing the holidays the Victorian way! The experience of Victorian era tree trimming and ornament crafting…

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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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Unmentionables

Lightner Museum Curator’s Tour April 6, 2016 at 10 a.m.   April’s Curator’s Tour will focus on the evolution of women’s undergarments and highlight Victorian fashion trends. This talk will seek to “bust” some myths about the dangers of corset-wearing and social extremes ladies of the 19th century sought to achieve.  All unmentionables will be…

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