• 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 crossbow was such a fearsome weapon that in 1139 Pope Innocent II outlawed its use among Christians. However, no restriction was placed on its use against non-Christians, including the Native Americans that Hernando de Soto met on his 1539 Expedition to Florida. Visit De Soto National Memorial. More...