Our Beaches are Just the Beginning...

Historic Pensacola has lost a dear friend. John Appleyard shared his love of Pensacola with everyone he met. He will remain Pensacola's storyteller. Hear his Reflecting on Pensacola History in the John Appleyard Storytelling Cottage now open on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

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Make your own history in Historic Pensacola. We have the perfect venue for your perfect event. 

Getting here.

Just minutes from beautiful beaches on the Gulf Coast, Historic Pensacola is nestled in the heart of downtown Pensacola. 

What is the Rose Garden Storytelling Circle?
Rose Garden Storytelling Circle

The "in the round" storytelling garden circled by concrete benches provides an opportunity for weekly first-person storytelling with notable historic Pensacolians. The red boundary line marks the boundary line of the First Spanish period fort.