• 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?

Historic drawing of a Timucua man with his hair in a top 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...