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Going Out In Style | Afternoon Showing |

Tickets are no longer available for this event. The Lightner Museum and WJCT Present a Special Screening of Masterpiece’s Downton Abbey Series Finale on March 6.                                                          …


Major French Artwork gets a Rebirth at the Lightner

One does not have to travel to Paris, New York or London to see world-class art: here at Saint Augustine’s Lightner Museum there are numerous examples of major artworks. On display are such treasures as a Russian malachite urn first exhibited in London’s Crystal Palace Exhibition of 1851; a grand escritoire commissioned circa 1806 by…


Set Sail with the Lightner Museum….

Fine art meets high class cruising with Lightner Museum Curator Barry Myers.         Southern Caribbean, December 4, 2016: The Lightner Museum invites the public to sail away with Museum Curator Barry Myers and other fine-art aficionados on a 10-day maiden voyage aboard the newly-built ms Koningsdam by Holland American to the Southern…


America’s Parks

AMERICA’S PARKS I ENCORE EXHIBITION Coming to Lightner Museum, St. Augustine, Florida   The Saint Johns Cultural Council is excited to announce an upcoming art exhibition entitled America’s Parks I Encore Exhibition, which portrays the wondrous beauty of America’s diverse landscapes. The exhibit will be held at the Lightner Museum from June 10 to August…


There’s nothing like company…

…to get the house cleaned. Museums are no exception. Lightner Museum was recently honored with a visit from His Majesty King Felipe VI and Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain during their whirlwind tour of the city to celebrate St. Augustine’s 450th year. In preparation for such an historic and special event, the staff at…


Wedding Press

The Lightner Museum makes an exquisite backdrop for any occasion.   Photo credit: John Dolan       This wedding reception at the Lightner Museum was featured on TLC’s “Say Yes to the Dress.” Photo credit: Monarch Studio