Events - Civil War Living History
The City of Jacksonville donated a Civil War cannon to Fort Caroline in 2002, through the efforts of City Council member Lynette Self. This bolstered the programming available to the public at Fort Caroline. Rangers and volunteers reenact the 54th Massachusetts.
Click here (114 KB, pdf) for the brochure about the Civil War history of the Timucuan Preserve.
Click here for the "Civil War in Jacksonville 2010" flyer.
The Timucuan Preserve has taken part in a variety of living history events. Locations include Fort Caroline, Kingsley Plantation, and the Jacksonville Landing.
Return to Fort Caroline Special Events.
Did You Know?
Timucua warriors wore their hair in a top knot, which made them appear taller. Historic drawings of Timucua and French contact show the Timucua to be of greater stature than the French. More...