• The archeological remains of Fort Frederica

    Fort Frederica

    National Monument Georgia

For Kids

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Frederica Kids

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Throughout the year, Fort Frederica offers programs for kids such as a "Hands on Musket Drill" where children learn the history of Frederica's soldiers and their primary weapon, the long-land pattern musket. Also offered is a history day-camp during the summer. Find out when these programs are offered through our Schedule of Events page.
 
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GAMES AND TOYS:
The Museum Store sells a variety of authentic colonial children's toys and games, including cup & ball, fox & goose, marbles, and jacks.

BOOKS: Two books written from a child's perspective are available in the Museum Store. "Bloody Summer of 1742" tells the story of a young boy's adventures during the critical summer of 1742, while "Phoebe's Diary" interprets the events through a young girl's eyes. Both are written by award winning author Joyce Blackburn.

Did You Know?

John Wesley Historical Marker

John and Charles Wesley stayed in Georgia for a combined total of 18 months. Both Wesleys had difficulties with James Oglethorpe, the de facto leader of the Georgia colony. Fort Frederica National Monument, Georgia