• 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.

MP3 - Timucuan Preserve

Photo of park volunteers Ron Schutt and Betsy Tyrol
Take an Audio Tour of the Timucuan Preserve with park volunteers Ron Schutt and Betsy Tyrol. The tour begins when you leave you home or hotel! Download the files and listen to them as you drive around the preserve.
Photo of Park Ranger Carol Clark

Listen to an orientation to the Timucuan Preserve - Where the Waters Meet (11 minutes, mp3, 4 MB), read by Park Ranger Carol S. Clark.

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Did You Know?

Florida Territorial Governor William Pope Duval

One of the Huguenot inhabitants of la Caroline had the surname of "DuVal.” Jacksonville, Florida, where the national memorial is located, is within Duval County which is named for Florida's first civilian territorial governor, William Pope Duval, a Huguenot descendant. More...