At over 330 years old, the Castillo has a lot of stories to be told. This page will be your jumping off point to some very interesting insights into early American history, cultural interchange, and developing warfare.
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Did You Know?
The Castillo was covered in bright white plaster called Argamasa, a mix of lime, sand and water. The trim work and sentry towers were covered with red plaster, made by adding brickdust. Red & white were the royal colors of Spain. Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, Florida