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

    Timucuan

    Ecological & Historic Preserve Florida

Science and History Symposium

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Join us in Jacksonville for the 2015 Timucuan Science and History Symposium, Friday January 23rd, as we showcase research related to the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve. Presentations will have an emphasis on the natural sciences, human ecology, and the history and culture of northeast Florida. Registration is open to the public.

The park will present a family-friendly day of Citizen Science activities on Saturday, January 24th, 2015. Stay tuned for more information on this event!

Did You Know?

Pareja's Confessionario

The first translation of a Native American language into a European language – Timucuan to Spanish - occurred on lands within the Timucuan Preserve in the late 1500s. Fray Francisco Pareja did this translation at the Catholic mission of San Juan del Puerto on present day Ft. George Island. More...