The Ximenez-Fatio House Museum

20 Aviles Street, St. Augustine, FL 32084 - United States



Every room has a story!

Dating to the Spanish town plan of 1573, the property is a centerpiece of St. Augustine’s oldest settlement and is a feature along the city’s first platted thoroughfare, Aviles Street.

The Ximenez~Fatio House Museum is one of the first to interpret 19th Century women’s history. Extensively researched and authentically furnished to reflect its heyday as an elegant inn from 1821-1860, the collection of furnishings, period decorative arts and historical objects provide the setting for realistic representations of territorial life and early statehood in St. Augustine.


See the rare Caravaca Cross, dating from the mid 1600s, found on site during an archaeological excavation.

Professionally guided tours every half hour from 11:00 am to 3:30 pm. Every room tells a fascinating story relating to the lifestyles of the guests in the early 1800s.


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