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.