De Soto Landing Date Has Been Changed to Saturday April 19th
The Date for the De soto Landing Event on the parks Calendar of Events is wrong. It is listed as April 20th. The event has moved to Saturday April 19th as originally planned. The times of the landing remain the same at 10am and 1pm.
De Soto National Memorial Social Media
De Soto National Memorial has a page on Facebook you can "like." Here, you will be able to share with us and others your experiences at De Soto. Sometimes we'll ask questions that make you think about your time in De Soto, or we'll further engage you in ongoing park Special Events so your voice can be heard. We'll also share the latest park news, post photos, videos, and highlight current conditions when possible.
De Soto National Memorial Youth Advisory Council's Facebook Page. If you are a member of De Soto National Memorial's YAC join the discussion on their official Facebook Page by clicking here.
Did You Know?
Hernando de Soto died on May 21, 1542, three years after his conquest of La Florida began. His men buried him in the Mississippi River so that Native Americans would not know that he was not the immortal god he claimed to be. His remains have never been found. Visit De Soto National Memorial. More...