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Spanish Military Hospital Museum

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Travel Back in time to the Spanish Military Hospital, where the doctor is always in. Our fully guided tours take you back to the Colonial Spanish days of medicine. Learn why the Spanish were considered 400 years ahead of their time in medicine. See...more
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3 Aviles St, St. Augustine, FL 32084-4404
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Reviewed yesterday

Not at all what I was expecting! An amazing tour of a historic building. Totally worth the afternoon.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Worthwhile hour to hear the history and learn the medical techniques and medicinal practices of day. Knowledgeable staff and great location!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This location has been on television for it's haunted qualities. If you are into the paranormal, this is a must stop as you wander through the historical district.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved seeing all the old medical equipment used in st Augustine. It was so interesting to hear about medical history and how the people of Spain had really set the standard. I loved seeing the equipment as well as the different herbs used for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank aliciag6987
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The gal we had as a docent was fabulous- she mixed humor in with the information and kept our kids ages 6 & 10 engaged- not an easy task! That being said we are a medical family- so interest is higher. ASK questions- she was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CRBrezinka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wasn't sure what we'd find at this place, but we stopped in when we had an extra hour to kill. it turned out to be really interesting. The guide (or "surgeon") was terrific. He explained how different surgeries were done, how the Spanish were ahead...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small museum but very interesting to see how the sick received care so long ago.it is located centrally right off of king st so it's a short walk.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 30, 2018

Lots of interesting stories and examples comparing medicine from old to new. Not only procedures but also plants used. Tour guide was knowledgeable and I wish he would slow down a bit. He knows lots! Glad we stopped by.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

This stop was a pleasant surprise. My wife and I added this to our list the last day and it was well worth the time. Dawn was our guide and was so knowledgeable and entertaining. Her presentations made it seem like you lived through the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank SoccerD2015
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Great living history demonstration with lots of great tales about surgery and medicine in the colonial period. We loved our tour guide who helped us get an abbreviated tour so we would' t the last trolley.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Hi. I believe it was 9.00 for adults and 7.50 for seniors.
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Response from Barry S | Reviewed this property |
Yes!! The guides are great with kids and they keep them interested. They do several medical demonstrations with the kids as participants. My Daughter went last year with her 4th grade class and they loved it. She loved... More