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


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  • Road Closure

    Palmetto Avenue, the main road to Kingsley Plantation will be closed April 28th-May 5th, 2014. Please take the Fort George Road detour to enter the site. Be advised large buses and RVs may not clear the low tree canopy of Fort George Rd.

Timucuan Preserve Audio Tour

Spending a day in the Timucuan Preserve? This audio guide will introduce you to the stories of the people and places of the preserve.

You can download the entire tour as a mp3 file, or download the individual pieces of the tour. Both options are listed below. To save the mp3 files to your computer, right click on the link and choose "Save As."

We also recommend that you print the orientation newsletter to the preserve as well as review park brochures and directions - A Day in the Park.

The complete tour:

Timucuan Preserve Audio Tour (16 MB, mp3)

The tour in sections (good for slower internet connections):

Welcome to the Timucuan Preserve (1.7 MB, mp3)

Fort Caroline National Memorial (1.5 MB, mp3)

France in North America (1.2 MB, mp3)

Native Floridians (.9 MB, mp3)

Theodore Roosevelt Area (1.4 MB, mp3)

The Gift (2.1 MB, mp3)

Kingsley Plantation (1.4 MB, mp3)

Freedom and Slavery Part 1 (1.3 MB, mp3)

Freedom and Slavery Part 2 (1.1 MB, mp3)

Zephaniah Kingsley Treatise Excerpts (1.6 MB, mp3)

Ribault Club (1.4 MB, mp3)

Talbot Islands State Parks (.9 MB, mp3)

Closing Statement (126 KB, mp3)

Additional audio tour of Fort George Island: Saturiwa Trail

Full text of audio tour

Please note, the audio tour above incorporates the audio files found on the "Photos and Multimedia" portions of the Timucuan Preserve website.

Did You Know?

Inside Fort Caroline

Fort Caroline National Memorial was the site of the first conflict between Europeans over land that is now part of the Continental United States. More...