Things To Do

grassy walking path in historic area
Walk along Broad Street.

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Things to do at Fort Frederica

  • Participate in a junior ranger program.
  • Explore the historic area on a self-guided walking tour
  • Have a picnic in the picnic area
  • Watch the 23-minute movie History Uncovered in the visitor center theater
  • Look at artifacts and exhibits in the museum
  • Join a staff member for a guided walking tour of the town
  • Play colonial tavern games
  • Take a hike on the nature trail
  • Interact with a costumed-interpreter
  • Use the kayak launcher at the dinghy dock
  • Bring a book, and enjoy the peaceful nature of the park
  • Set up an easel and paint or sketch the natural surroundings
  • Shop in the Fort Frederica Association bookstore,normally located inside the visitor center, is now in the park library during Visitor Center renovations.
  • Obtain a Georgia fishing license, or if you have one already, fishing is permitted by the dinghy dock

For more information, visit our Schedule of Events page.

Floor to ceiling colonial style white bookshelves displaying books, games, and art associated with Fort Frederica history.
Fort Frederica Association operates the bookstore located in the park Visitor Center


Visit the Park Bookstore

The park store is operated by the Fort Frederica Association, an official non-profit partner of the National Park Service dedicated to supporting the educational mission of Fort Frederica National Monument. The park store has a wide range of books, educational games, crafts and other items available for retail sale. These products complement the interpretive themes you experience when visiting the park. The park store normally located at the park visitor center has been relocated to the park library during the Visitor Center renovation. Basic hours are Sunday through Saturday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm, however hours may vary based on staff availability.

Last updated: June 27, 2022

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Fort Frederica National Monument
6515 Frederica Rd.

St. Simons Island, GA 31522


912 638-3639 x107

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