Visit Aviles Street in St Augustine, Florida, the oldest street in the USA!
Check out world class art galleries with local art, museums, ghost tours, unique antique shops, clothing boutique, bars and restaurants with outdoor seating. Aviles Street is renovated and is a cool, happening street rich with art, history, culture and great food. This is the original arts district and at 11 Aviles Street the Hamblen-Holiday House contains 10 artist studio loft spaces and several retail businesses at street level including art galleries, a ladies clothing boutique, a leather craftsman shop, goldsmith jewelry and a shop with historic maps, prints and art.
Historic Aviles Street is located South of the Plaza de Constitution in Old Town. There is an arch that says Aviles Street over the entry to the street off of King Street. It is possible to drive down the brick Aviles Street but experiencing the street at a slower pace is much better. The history of Aviles Street goes back many centuries. Its original name was Hospital Street because of the Spanish Military Hospital and other hospitals were located here through the centuries.