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Old Jail

167 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 2084
+1 904-829-3800
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167 San Marco Ave, St. Augustine, FL 2084
+1 904-829-3800
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our tour guide Cleetus was very informative and knowledgeable about the history of the old jail. I would not recommend this sight for sensitive children.

Thank Eileen F
Reviewed 2 days ago

Inmate 'Poison' Ivy was an informative, entertaining and delightful guide of The Old Jail. My 12 year old grandson and I very much enjoyed our short incarceration there. Gave us a great appreciation for how tough life was for inmates in 1908, as we were...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was part of the tour package that we bought from the Old Town Trolley. We went there as part of the ghost tour, also part of the package, and the trolley tour. The history of the jail and the life of a prisoner during...More

Thank Mario M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Highly recommend touring the jail with Cleetus! He was polite and patient with each and every person, young and old on the tour. It's great when you can feel people truly enjoy their job. Thanks for your enthusiasm and keep up the fun for locals...More

Thank ChefNice
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have Henry Flagler to thank for yet another interesting and visit worthy spot in St. Augustine. Edgar gave us a guided tour through the Old Jail and he did a fabulous job! I visited with youth ages 7, 8, and 9 and they were...More

Thank jimzgirls
Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a great time here at the old jail, was a great tour, entertaining, educational, funny, great tour guide, great time.

Thank carolhankins
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the Ghosts and Graveyard tour! Was very informative and a scary goodtime! I loved hearing the history of Flaglers time and the Sheriff and his evilness

Thank khauck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've never been to the Old Jail and neither has most of the family. We took advantage of the locals discount where we rode the trolley and were able to visit several attractions for free. We arrived on the trolley and headed straight for the...More

Thank JnTLibby
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do the tour! It was so fun and our guide included everyone in his jokes. We learned a lot and I have 16 month twin girls and they had a blast as well

Thank jessica0710
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of history and Poison Ivy was extremely knowledgeable and engaging. We did the trolley tour so make sure you leave time for this stop!

Thank lisalisa46410
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July 8, 2017|
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Response from Jennifer G | Property representative |
Tickets may be purchased at the Old Jail or online from our website.
June 19, 2016|
Response from ckk_rp | Reviewed this property |
$9 per person
Ron B
May 9, 2016|
Response from hislove1 |
Yes but Only the lower level. There's a top floor that is the last part of the jail experience that could not get to if you can walk up steps.