St. Augustine in St. Johns County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Mission Nombre de Dios
Erected 1963 by St. Johns County Historical Commission in cooperation with Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials. (Marker Number F-111.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is September 8, 1565.
Location. 29° 54.257′ N, 81° 19.041′ W. Marker is in St. Augustine, Florida, in St. Johns County. Marker is at the intersection of North Ocean Boulevard (State Road A1A) and Old Mission Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North Ocean Boulevard. Located at the entrance to Mission of Nombre de Dios Shrine of our Lady Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Augustine FL 32084, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Nombre de Dios Mission (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Msgr. Harold Frederick Jordan (about 600 feet away); The Old Senator (about 700 feet away); Historic Shrine of Our Lady of La Leche (about 700 feet away); Our Lady of La Leche (about 700 feet away); Archaeology at the 17th Century Shrine of Nuestra Señora de la Leche (about 700 feet away); An Archaeological Discovery (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Nombre de Dios Mission (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Augustine.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 25, 2011, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 612 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 25, 2011, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.