Ponce de Leon's WORLD FAMOUS Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park

The Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park is the 1565 Birthplace of St. Augustine and Colonial European America. This is where it all began. Explore 15 historic, waterfront acres and step back in time. Drink from the Legendary Fountain. See Stars in the Planetarium. Visit the Native Timucua Indian Village. Hear the Spanish Cannon roar!We welcome the whole family...even the dog! Picnics are encouraged and fun is required as you learn the story of America's Oldest, permanent European Colony established by Spanish Explorer Pedro Menendez in 1565 and then stand on the actual location discovered by archaeologists. When you visit Florida, you must visit here.



Bus Parking, Concessions, Multilingual Staff

Average Visit Time

2 - 3 hours


AAA Discount, Group Discount, Military Discount, Senior Citizen Discount

Guest Information

Family Friendly