Plan A Field Trip

Fort Frederica can offer many programs, including:

  • A 23 minute park film
  • Museum area with artifacts
  • Self guided explorations - with or without a complimentary audio tour
  • Ranger guided tours (reservations required)

Programs are offered daily at 11:15 am & 2:15 pm, staff numbers permitting. Please call ahead for availability.

Reservations
Please call: (912) 638-3639 on weekdays 9:00 am - 4:30 pm.

The park requires reservations for school groups. Please contact us at least 30 days in advance of your visit.

  • Reserved programs are made on a first-come basis.
  • Large groups are split to accommodate theatre fire regulations.
  • Groups without reservations will be admitted to the film as space permits.

Supervision
We require chaperoning of youth groups. Please protect your national park through attentive supervision.

  • No walking or climbing on the foundations.
  • Artifacts should be left where found and reported a Park Ranger.
  • No gum or food in the visitor center or historic site area.

Comfort & Safety

  • Wear comfortable clothes and good walking shoes.
  • Insect repellent is advisable.
  • Check for ticks following a visit to the park.

Facilities

  • Restrooms are within the visitor center complex.
  • Picnics: groups may blanket picnic (no tables) in the parking lot circle provided they clean their trash. Trash bags may be obtained at the visitor center.
  • Bus parking spaces are marked. Overflow parking is on the far side of lot. Parked buses MUST turn off their engines to reduce noise and pollution.

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