Plan A Field Trip

Fort Frederica can offer many programs, including:

  • A 23 minute park film
  • Museum area with artifacts
  • Self guided explorations - with or without a complimentary audio tour
  • Ranger guided tours (reservations required)
  • Ranger Led Tours/Programs need to be scheduled at least two weeks in advance.

Please call: (912) 638-3639 on weekdays 9:00 am - 4:30 pm.

The park requires reservations for school groups. Please contact us at least 30 days in advance of your visit.

  • Reserved programs are made on a first-come basis.
  • Large groups are split to accommodate theatre fire regulations.
  • Groups without reservations will be admitted to the film as space permits.

We require chaperoning of youth groups. Please protect your national park through attentive supervision.

  • No walking or climbing on the foundations.
  • Artifacts should be left where found and reported to a Park Ranger.
  • No gum or food in the visitor center or historic site area.

Comfort & Safety

  • Wear comfortable clothes and good walking shoes.
  • Insect repellent is advisable.
  • Check for ticks following a visit to the park.


  • Restrooms are within the visitor center complex.
  • Picnics: groups may blanket picnic (no tables) in the parking lot circle provided they clean their trash. Trash bags may be obtained at the visitor center.
  • Bus parking spaces are marked. Overflow parking is on the far side of lot. Parked buses MUST turn off their engines to reduce noise and pollution.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Fort Frederica National Monument
6515 Frederica Rd.

St. Simons Island, GA 31522


(912) 638-3630

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