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

    Timucuan

    Ecological & Historic Preserve Florida

Events at Kingsley Plantation

Events at Kingsley Plantation recognize the rich culture that evolved amongst slave communities despite the severe oppression of slavery and celebrate the determination and strength of those men, women, and children. Events also examine cultural aspects of modern American society that originated in the plantation period.

 

Upcoming Events Include:

October 4, 2014 -Harvest Day

A free living history event marking the end of the growing season on Kingsley Plantation promises fun for the whole family.

Kingsley Plantation: (904) 251-3537
11676 Palmetto Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32226

 

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...