Beaufort ~ Santa Elena: America’s Untold Story

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Discover the untold story of the history of one of the oldest European settlements on the North American continent and understand why and how it became the capital of Spanish La Florida at a time when other Spanish settlements were little more than military outposts.  Explore the fascinating influence of two men, King Phillip II and Pedro Melendez de Aviles, on the founding of the Santa Elena colony and examine the life cycle of America’s birthplace, with its rise, temporary abandonment, revival and ultimate decline.
Cost is $10.00. Advanced registration is strongly recommended