• Fort Matanzas

    Fort Matanzas

    National Monument Florida

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Suggested Reading

Use books to plan or to make your visit memorable! We have a Suggested Reading List for those who wish to learn more about the Park in-depth. The readings may be useful for students, teachers, or anyone wishing to learn more. Many of the books on the list are available from the bookstores at Fort Matanzas and Castillo de San Marcos or may be ordered from Eastern National by calling (904) 824-6464.

Did You Know?

The water cistern collected rain water draining from the roof.

Did you know that the only source of fresh water for the soldiers at Fort Matanzas was rain water caught in a cistern under the gun deck. Ft Matanzas National Monument, Florida