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Free Admission St Augustine Forts
April 16 @ 10:00 am - April 24 @ 5:00 pm
Enjoy Free Admission into the St Augustine Forts
Celebrate the National Park Service’s Centennial with FREE admission into the Castillo de San Marcos Fort (1 South Castillo Drive) and Fort Matanzas (8635 A1A South) Saturday, April 16th through Sunday, April 24th! Not only with admission be free into both St Augustine Forts but visitors may also observe or partake in the live painting of the forts as part of the “Find Your Park Plein Air” 100th year celebration. Artist participants may paint up to two paintings and submit them into a juried art show for $30.
Both St Augustine Forts have played integral parts in protecting the nation’s oldest city from numerous colonial wars as well as pirate attacks. Plan your visit to St Augustine during April 16th through April 24th and explore both Forts for free. Book your stay at Carriage Way Bed and Breakfast and Find Your Park Plein Air! Carriage Way is located just a few short blocks from the Castillo de San Marcos Fort and is a scenic 14 miles from Fort Matanzas. We have on site parking in a spacious lot and of course, a delicious breakfast is served to our guests table side each morning in our Victorian dining room. Complimentary beverages of coffee, soda, bottled water and three different kinds of wine are available to guests day or night. Call us today at (904) 829-2467 or book your favorite room securely online.