SAINT AUGUSTINE, FLORIDA

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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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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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.                                                           […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Going Out In Style

The Lightner Museum and WJCT Present a Special Screening of Masterpiece’s Downton Abbey Series Finale on March 6.     This Event is Sold Out.       Before the final episode of Downton Abbey’s last season broadcasts at 9 p.m. on WJCT Public Television, the Lightner Museum and WJCT will host an early screening […]

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It’s Not Too Late! Finish Your Holiday Shopping at the Museum Store

It’s not too late to finish up any last minute holiday shopping at the Lightner Museum Store. The Museum Store will be open on Christmas Eve. The Museum Store is a treasure chest of unique, one of a kind items for gift giving.   As a Museum Store volunteer, some of my favorite items are […]

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It’s a Small World!

The Lightner Museum Shares Its Collection of Childhood Gems –  A Curator’s Tour Re-cap Curator Barry Myers leads behind-the-scenes tours of the museum’s collections every month.   Curator’s Tours give visitors the opportunity to see museum artifacts that aren’t usually exhibited to the public. In November, the Lightner Museum highlighted some of its finest examples […]

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