We went to this location as part of the trolley/hop on hop off tour. There was quite a few different things to do here. They shot a cannon off during the day which was very neat.
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This place was very cool! We had a nice talk with the woman there and she had so much information! Tried the water and it tasted kinda bad! Also it didn't work! LOL This was a good stop if only to try the water!
Beautiful gardens and of course you have to drink from the spring. also the globe and planterium are good short shows . then stroll out over the water on the pier. tide was out saw lots of crabs and birds.
Simply standing next to the cannon blasting made this visit worth it. Parking is free for visitors. If you are lucky you will arrive in time to make your first stop on the tour the informative video. The Fountain of Youth is drinkable, and tastes...More
Hubby and I were leaving St. Augustine and decided to buy some time, so we ended up at the Fountain of Youth. First of all it is a beautiful park and while it was a great experience, the grounds are beautifully kept and I found...More
It's one of those been there, done that places. It's interesting, the employees are super and the scenery is pretty. You probably want to go if you've got the time but not at the expense of short changing another spot on your list. A nice...More
Learn about how Florida was discovered. Little mini exhibitions to watch and learn. Park rangers very knowledgeable. Drink from The Fountain of Youth
Definitely worth the entrance fee. The map of the grounds was very informative and helpful. Several various demonstrations were offered at regular intervals. Unfortunately, the Planetarium was closed during our visit but we were quite pleased with our overall experience at the park. A refreshing...More