While spending some time in St. John’s County, we decided to check out the St Augustine Alligator Farm. I’m not really sure why, but I had imagined something more like an actual traditional farm, with large rows of gators to checkout. The St Augustine Alligator Farm was certainly not what we had expected!
The first thing that I should let you know is that you should learn from our mistakes. We under estimated the amount of time we would actually be spending at the zoological park. We arrived shortly after lunch around 1PM or so. If you are going to spend the cash on admission, you would definitely want to maximize your value. We were able to check out a few talks around the park, but in order to fully appreciate the St Augustine Alligator Farm, you would really want to spend the entire day there.
Broken up into different regions of the world, this zoological park has many different areas to explore. There are many exhibits including alligators, crocodiles, and many other reptilians. The St Augustine Alligator Farm is much more than our cold blooded friends though. There are many different animal species to check out including birds, Lemurs and much more. Continue reading