• Sunrise over the Fort George River in the Timucuan Preserve.


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  • Fort Caroline Closed on November 2nd

    Fort Caroline National Memorial including Spanish Pond will be closed to the public on Sunday November 2nd, 2014. The visitor center and trails will reopen on Monday the 3rd of November. The Theodore Roosevelt Area and Ribault Column will remain open.

Florida History Online

Florida History Online is a digital archive of textual and visual documents of Florida history produced by students and faculty at the University of North Florida. It is a resource for educators and scholars, offering free online access to transcribed Florida history documents. The National Park Service is hosting a portion of the digital archive on the Timucuan Preserve website. The documents hosted here related to Fort George Island or Zephaniah Kingsley.

To access Fort George Island or Zephaniah Kingsley documents, choose from the following links:

Zephaniah Kingsley Documents

Rollins Family and Recreation Era

This website will have additions as documents are prepared.

Click here to visit Florida History Online, hosted by the University of North Florida.

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Updated April 4, 2009

Did You Know?

16th century French flag

The flag that flies over Fort Caroline is a sixteenth century French flag with “fleur de lis” heraldic symbols in gold on a blue background. The "fleur de lis" is an unoffical symbol of France. More...