Where the Waters Meet

Visit one of the last unspoiled coastal wetlands on the Atlantic Coast. Discover 6,000 years of human history and experience the beauty of salt marshes, coastal dunes, and hardwood hammocks.

The Timucuan Preserve includes Fort Caroline and Kingsley Plantation.


A tabby slave cabin.

Kingsley Plantation

Explore life on a nineteenth-century Florida plantation.

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Living History

Fort Caroline National Memorial

Fort Caroline memorializes the short-lived French presence in sixteenth century Florida.

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Living History Demonstration

Kingsley Heritage Celebration

This year we celebrate with the African Caribbean Dance Theater, storyteller Mama Koku and a living timeline of Fort George Island's history.

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park species

Park Species Lists

NPSpecies gives parks, scientists and our visitors a way to build, manage, maintain, and share park species lists.

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Egret on mudflat

Theodore Roosevelt Area

Experience miles of peaceful, wooded nature trails, vast grasslands supporting water and land animals, ancient piles of oyster shells and more.

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