• Fort Matanzas

    Fort Matanzas

    National Monument Florida

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Photos & Multimedia


Osprey eating a fish

An osprey lands on a dead tree with a recent catch.

NPS photo

Head over to the Nature & Science page to check out our slideshow of an osprey.


Rendering of Ft Matanzas

View a 3D rendering of a laser scan done by the University of South Florida!



The Fort Matanzas Great Horned Owls in Living Color!!

Photos by:

Kay Wells: 1 2 3 4

Patsy Jane Lewis: 1 2 3 4 5 6

(Pictures used by permission and all rights reserved by the photographer.)


Did You Know?

Sailboats rest in calm waters of the Matanzas River the shelter of Anastasia Island.

The Gulf Stream's current moves between 30 and 85 million cubic feet of water per second, stronger than any other current on earth, and greater than all the streams and rivers in the world combined! Ft Matanzas National Monument, Florida