9. St. Augustine's Lost Souls: a Smartphone Audio Ghost Tour
Explore St. Augustine's darker side with a self-guided haunted walking tour of the city using an audioguide and app. Known as America’s oldest city, learn about the many strange, creepy, and bizarre legends that come with that title from your audioguide.
Start your audioguide and follow the designated route to hear the ghostly stories of St. Augustine. Learn about the final resting place of famous spirits at the Huguenot and Tolomato Cemeteries, and about the residents who never left home, Catalina and Bridgette.
As you walk along, hear haunted tales about the Old City Gates, bootlegging at the Casablanca Inn, the Ghost of Henry Flagner, and a few other lost souls of Flagler College. The story behind the party loving spirit at Bayfront Marin House Inn and The Phantom Cries of Casa De La Paz leave you wanting more.
Take in the historical buildings and hear of the shadowy paranormal figures still allegedly lurking at Randolph's Casa de Suenos, the Scarlett O’Hara Pub, and the Penny Farthing Peace and Plenty Inns.
Discover the strange and popular legend of the the Unknown Spirit of the Gonzalez-Alvarez House, a shadowy, male figure in the halls, the St. Augustine Monster, and, possibly the most famous haunted location in St. Augustine, the St. Augustine Lighthouse.
Finally, head to the Castillo de San Marcos, the oldest masonry fort in the United States, which, with all the different faces and purposes the fort saw throughout its life, has become home to an abundance of spirits.
Dare to be spooked on this fun and informative self-guided tour of St. Augustine.