• De Soto Landing

    De Soto

    National Memorial Florida

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De Soto National Memorial has a rich cultural and natural history. Visit this page periodically to view images of the park as it is today.

De Soto National Memorial preserves a small portion of the mangrove swamp of the Florida Gulf Coast.
John Moerk

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Diseases brought to La Florida by the 1539 De Soto Expedition and other Europeans wiped out virtually all the Native American groups in Florida at the time of European contact. The Native Americans had no immunities to these diseases. Learn more at De Soto National Memorial, Bradenton, Florida. More...