Fort Matanzas National Monument is home to a variety of animals. We even have some endangered species.
Please remember while visiting the park not to interfere with the wildlife.
Learn more about the creatures that call the park home by visiting our Critter of the Month page.
Did You Know?
Matanzas is Spanish for "slaughters" or "killings" and refers to the execution of over 250 Frenchmen by Don Pedro Menendez de Aviles, founder of St. Augustine. Ft Matanzas National Monument, Florida