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Visit St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park

July 25, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Visit St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological ParkCome visit one of Florida’s oldest continuously running attractions and every living species of crocodilian at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park!

St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park opened on May 20th, 1893 and has been continuously running ever since. A lot has changed over the last 100+ years but it’s still one of the best places to come see reptiles, lemurs, toucans, and more. It remains the only place in the world where you can see all 24 species of crocodilians.

There is lots to see and do at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm!

View the incredible history of crocodilians through fossils skeletons at Fossil Discoveries. Marvel at the rare and oddly colored Louisiana reptiles at the Albino Alligator exhibit. Visit Maximo, a 15 foot 3 inch, 1,250-pound saltwater crocodile, the largest animal at park!

Not just crocodilians, St. Augustine Alligator Farm also includes a host of other animals.

See a 21-foot long constrictor and other big snakes at the Python Cave. Take a trip to the African savanna at Birds of Africa and see some of that continent’s largest and most impressive feathered scavengers. Florida Native Reptiles focuses on the state’s magnificent bio-diversity with a collection of native reptiles, small mammals, and birds.

The Exotic Birds & Mammals exhibit includes five monkey species, two of which are endangered, and birds from almost every continent. And who can forget the playful and fascinating Lemurs of Madagascar?

If the animals aren’t enough St. Augustine Alligator Farm also offers zip-line courses over live alligators, a 40-foot controlled free fall adventure, cafeteria, gift shop, and more!

Started as a simple tourist attraction, St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park has been an accredited member of the American Association of Zoos and Aquariums since 1989. This means that the St. Augustine Alligator Farm is not just about tourism and exhibition but also conservation and education. In other words, you can visit the animals here with a clear conscience.

Plan your visit today!

St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park

St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park logo999 Anastasia Blvd. St. Augustine, FL 32080
Open every day, 9am to 5pm
9am to 6pm in summer!
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Tour Saint Augustine – Oldest City in the US

May 14, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

tour Saint Augustine Castillo de San Marcos

Tour Saint Augustine and see Castillo de San Marcos, The oldest masonry fort in the continental US!

Romantic St. Augustine, Florida is the oldest continuously occupied, European-established settlement in the United States. When you tour Saint Augustine you’re stepping well back into a long, rich, and fascinating history.

Known as the “Ancient City,” Saint Augustine was initially settled in 1565 by Spanish admiral Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, who can also add first governor of Florida to his resume.

With a city that’s been around for well over 400 years, you know there’s going to be plenty to see and do – and Saint Augustine does not disappoint! Its cobblestone streets lead to both historic landmarks and quaint eateries and unique shops, alike.

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