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Don Pedro Menéndez de Avilés and the Founding of St. Augustine

Presented by Florida Living History and Diocese of St. Augustine at Mission Nombre de Dios, St. Augustine Florida

Sep 08 2015
Don Pedro Menéndez de Avilés and the Founding of St. Augustine

This year, Florida Living History, Inc.’s (FLH’s) annual Founding Day heritage event will commemorate the 450th anniversary of the founding of the City of St. Augustine, Florida’s colonial capitol and the oldest continuously occupied European city, port, and parish in the continental United States. In partnership with the City and Diocese of St. Augustine, FLH’s historical re-enactment of Menéndez’ landing on September 8, 1565, and anniversary commemorations by FLH’s volunteers will be held at Mission Nombre de Dios.  This year’s 450th

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27 Ocean Avenue, St. Augustine, Florida 32084

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