Things To Do

grassy walking path in historic area
Walk along Broad Street

NPS Photo


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
  • Try-on colonial clothes
  • 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,located inside the visitor center
  • 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.

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 is located at the park visitor center and is open when the visitor center is open- Sunday through Saturday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm unless otherwise noted.

Last updated: April 2, 2021

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

Fort Frederica National Monument
6515 Frederica Rd.

St. Simons Island, GA 31522


(912) 638-3639 x107

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