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Flagler College Tours
Date: 5/1 - 08/31   click here for website

Saturday, May. 1 Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2010

74 King Street
St. Augustine, FL

Local Phone: 904.823.3378

Website: http://www.flagler.edu/legacy



Tour the former Hotel Ponce de Leon, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Built by millionaire developer Henry Flagler in 1887, the Ponce s was one of the most exclusive resorts of its day. It is considered to be one of the finest examples of Spanish Renaissance architecture in the United States. The hotel is now home to Flagler College. Public tours include the opulent Grand Parlor, the Dining Hall and the towering dome of the Rotunda, each richly decorated with beautiful allegorical images. Tour times are 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and last approximately one hour. Tours depart from the main lobby (Rotunda) of the college located at 74 King Street
Location: Flagler College
Hours: Tours run 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Admission: 7 for adults and $1 for children under the age of 12.