Centuries old conflict decided on St. Simons Island.
Georgia's fate was decided in 1742 when Spanish and British forces clashed on St. Simons Island. Fort Frederica's troops defeated the Spanish, ensuring Georgia's future as a British colony. Today, the archeological remnants of Frederica are protected by the National Park Service.Read More
Things To Do
Find out what activities, programs, and special events are being offered at Fort Frederica.Read More
Bloody Marsh Unit
Visit the Bloody Marsh Unit of Fort Frederica National Monument.Read More
Plan a Field Trip
Programs, facilities, safety, and fee waiver criteria. Educational groups that submit a fee waiver, may be FREE, pending approval. Up to 30 day wait.Read More
Preview Park Film
"Fort Frederica: History Uncovered". The story of Frederica's past and the archeology that uncovered it. Trailer provided by Marc & Doris Cramer.Read More
Support Fort Frederica National Monument by purchasing items in our bookstore run by the Fort Frederica Association.Read More
Did You Know?
Spanish Moss is not a parasite; it is an air plant, and does NOT receive any nutrients from the trees it hangs from. Fort Frederica National Monument, Georgia