• Cannon firing on the gundeck of the Castillo de San Marcos

    Castillo De San Marcos

    National Monument Florida

Plan A Field Trip

Effective October 1st, 2013 Castillo de San Marcos NM has updated its Educational Fee Waiver process.

If you tour the Castillo de San Marcos NM with a Commercial Tour Guide you do not qualify for an Educational Fee Waiver.


For an Educational Fee Waiver form click here.


For the National Park Service Guidlines on Educational Fee Waivers click here.


While your group is visiting the Castillo de San Marcos NM, we ask that you follow these rules. Click here


If you have any questions please call 904-829-6506, x239 or e-mail us.

Did You Know?

Old Engraving showing supplies being landed from a Spanish galleon

Tax Evasion: The Spanish King received a quinto, a 20% tax, on all cargoes of private ships. Archaeology has found that much more was transported than archive invoices show. Merchants resorted to smuggling to transport their riches untaxed. Castillo de San Marcos National Monument, Florida