Searle’s Sack of Saint Augustine
Witness the recreation of a true pirate attack on Saint Augustine.
Join us for the recreation of “Searle’s Sack of St. Augustine”, one of only two true pirate attacks to have occurred in our nation’s oldest city. Our portrayal of Searle’s Sack, recreates the famous bloody pirate raid on St. Augustine in 1668. This deadly incursion was led by English Privateer Captain Robert Searle when he and his crew laid siege to the city and it’s inhabitants. Searle and his privateers sailed from Jamaica to loot the silver ingots held in the city’s royal coffers. Under the cover of night, they slippedView more
All events at the Colonial Quarter Museum and the City’s historic Area are free and open to the public.
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Mar 6, 2020 at 04:30 pm - 06:30 pm (Fri)
- Mar 7, 2020 at 10:00 am - 07:00 pm (Sat)
33 St. George Street, St. Augustine, FL 32084