COVID-19: Things To Do, Virtual Classes, and Resources to Stay Safe and Informed
Don't let the Covid shutdown prevent you from exploring the oldest masonry fortress in North America. The "Fort" is closed to inside tour for the time being, but you can still visit the grounds. And, you can take a virtual tours or watch some of the educational videos about the Castillo de San Marcos from anywhere.
The Virtual Tour of the Castillo de San Marco National Monument in St. Augustine, Florida, is brought to you through a collaborative research grant with the University of South Florida Libraries and the National Park Service. The tour includes exterior features from the City Gates to the seawall of the oldest masonry fort and the best-preserved example of a Spanish colonial fortification in the continental United States.You can follow the tour through the interior of the structure, with room explorations and 3D models found throughout as you follow along the guided trail. You can also head up the stairs to the upper gun deck and get the view from above, or explore the landscape and grounds.
When you have completed the tour, you earn your virtual passport stamp. Visit the website and right click on the image to save it.