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

    Timucuan

    Ecological & Historic Preserve Florida

Encampment - Battle for St. Johns Bluff

The Timucuan Preserve is pleased to announce a new annual fall event.

Held for the first time over the weekend of September 28, 29 & 30, 2007 to honor the 145th anniversary of the Battle of St. Johns Bluff, the Encampment for the Battle of St. Johns Bluff will be offered as an annual Civil War event at Fort Caroline National Memorial.

View the slide show below, and check back for this event in the fall of 2008!

 

Did You Know?

Cannon drawing

Jacksonville, Florida was invaded by the Union Army four separate times during the Civil War and two battles of significance were fought within the boundary of Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve. More...