Tag Archives: History

NSB Summer 2015 – Day 25

Is New Smyrna older than St. Augustine? Was New Smyrna the original location of Spanish Settlements dating back to 1561 that were relocated due to hostile Indians. Ponce de Leon suffered attacks in the area in 1513… Could NSB be the oldest City in the USA and the location of “Old St. Augustine”? Keep in mind St. Augustine […]

New Smyrna Beach Museum of History

The  New Smyrna Beach Museum of History is the perfect place to begin learning about NSB.  From the origins of Turtle Mound to Dr. Andrew Turnbull and his vision of a settlement in the new world. There are  many interesting photos and artifacts that are on display. A video about the original 1295 settlers and challenges […]