St. Augustine Founders Day Landing Ceremony

Presented by Historic Florida Militia at Mission Nombre de Dios, St. Augustine Florida

Sep 10 2022
St. Augustine Founders Day Landing Ceremony

Celebrate St. Augustine’s founding at the Mission Nombre de Dios with reenactments from the Historic Florida Militia.

On September 10th starting at 10 AM, the Historic Florida Militia, in partnership with the Mission Nombre de Dios will celebrate Founders Day with reenactments on these historic sites.

The day's events will begin with the recreation of the Landing of Pedro Menendez de Aviles and the Founding of Saint Augustine. A 16th-century longboat replica will carry Pedro Menendez and his commanders to the shores of the current Mission property. The Landing ceremony will include Menendez naming the new Spanish settlement in honor of Saint Augustine.

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ADMISSION INFO

Free

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Sep 10, 2022 at 10:00 am - 02:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Mission Nombre de Dios

27 Ocean Avenue, St. Augustine, Florida 32084

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