• De Soto Landing

    De Soto

    National Memorial Florida


De Soto National Memorial has natural beaches along the Manatee River at the mouth of Tampa Bay. 
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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Hernando de Soto invested all he had in his 1539 expedition to Florida that ultimately covered 4,000 miles of what is now the Southeastern United States. During the four year expedition he found no rich empire to conquer, but he lost both his fortune and his life. Visit De Soto National Memorial. More...