Georgia's fate was decided in 1742 when Spanish and British forces clashed on St. Simons Island. Fort Frederica's troops defeated the Spanish, ensuring Georgia's future as a British colony. Today, the archeological remnants of Frederica are protected by the National Park Service. Read More
Centuries old conflict decided on St. Simons Island.
Fort Frederica: History Uncovered
View the trailer to Fort Frederica's Visitor Center film. The film can be seen in its entirety at the park (23 minutes long).
A Selection of Objects in our Collection
Explore the actual objects used by the soldiers and townsfolk of Frederica.
Field Trip Information
Information on group reservations, park programs, and facilities.
Last updated: September 1, 2016