• De Soto Landing

    De Soto

    National Memorial Florida

For Kids

Activities for children at De Soto National Memorial include the popular Native Mask painting offered on Saturdays.
Programs for children are highlighted here.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The men of Hernando de Soto's 1539 expedition to La Florida learned the hard way that Native American warriors could load and fire their long bows with deadly accuracy nearly a dozen times in the period required to load and fire the clumsy arquebus musket once. Visit De Soto National Memorial. More...