There are no hotels in St. Augustine quite like the Casa Monica. Its majestic history greets you at the door and then draws you in with promises of a storied past and secrets to uncover in every detail—from the Moroccan frescos and ornate chandeliers to the exquisite tapestries that line the walls.
Set in a city filled with ancient mysteries, the Casa Monica is one of the most distinctive boutique hotels in St. Augustine, immersing guests in the historic spirit of the city. From the 138 one-of-a-kind guest rooms to the eclectic menu at Costa Brava, to the temptations at Poseidon Spa, discoveries await at one of the finest historic hotels in Florida. Steps away, unravel secrets from the city’s past throughout the Historic District and neighboring landmarks.
Get lost in the artistic spirit of St. Augustine as you browse original art pieces, sculptures, ceramics, and storied décor in the Grand Bohemian Gallery.
Become part of the ancient tradition of sharing food at one of the best restaurants in St. Augustine. Nightly at Costa Brava, dare to taste your way along the Mediterranean coast with entrées that transform your meal into a culinary adventure. Select a few favorites to get started, then abandon caution and order something you’ve never tasted before. If you’re in need of a pick-me-up, awaken your day with a stop at our onsite Starbucks coffeehouse, serving up artisan brews, premium teas, and delectable treats to inspire your stay.
Relics of America's Gilded Age are elegantly exhibited on the museum's three floors. Costumes, furnishings, mechanical musical instruments and other artifacts give you a glimpse into 19th century daily life. The Lightner collection includes beautiful examples of cut glass, Victorian art glass and the stained glass work of Louis Comfort Tiffany.
The Historic Florida Militia (HFM) is a non-profit umbrella organization supporting re-created historic interpretive units and representing a number of cultures and time periods. "We are not street performers, we are educators. We are not parades, we are historic programs. This is not an exercise in free speech, this is an opportunity to educate. We are not promoting a political agenda, we are promoting the city's history through a practical and factual teaching method".
CCPVB is a non-profit 501(c) (3) arts organization located in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida dedicated to providing a place for everyone in the Jacksonville region to create, understand and experience the arts. We bring the arts to our community through art exhibitions featuring local, regional and nationally known artist; art classes and workshops for children and adults; children's summer camps; and creative events that support educational programming. Our outreach programs serve children with disabilities, special education needs, and low income families.
Built in honor of Dr. JoAnn Crisp-Ellert and her husband, Dr. Robert Ellert, the Crisp-Ellert Art Museum offers Flagler College students and the Northeast Florida community a venue for fostering knowledge and a deep appreciation of contemporary art. As an educational resource for the College, the Museum exhibits regional, national and international artists, and provides opportunities for critical engagement and exposure to a variety of exhibitions and personal interactions with visiting artists. The Museum challenges students, the Flagler community and the public to cultivate individual creativity, critical reflection, historical consciousness and respect for the free exchange of ideas. In this spirit, the Museum also hosts public programs, including artist talks, readings, panel discussions and film series that provide a platform for vital interdisciplinary dialogue.
The general purpose of this corporation [EMMA] is to stimulate interest in classical music throughout St. Johns County, FL and to encourage interest in and to provide opportunities in classical music for the youth of the county.
The mission of this corporation is to produce a number of quality music and dance performances every year and to offer them at modest ticket prices to the residents of St. Johns County and tourists visiting or planning to visit St. Johns County.