Permits & Reservations

Educational Group Reservations

Reservations are taken for groups planning to visit Fort Caroline, Kingsley Plantation by email at, and the Ribault Club (904-251-2802).

Ranger Led Tour Reservations

Call 904-641-7155 for tours of Fort Caroline, Cedar Point, and Theodore Roosevelt Area. Call 904-251-3537 for tours of Kingsley Plantation grounds. This is for large organized groups such as churches that are not education tours.

Planter's Home Open House

The 1798 plantation planters house at Kinsgley Plantation is closed during the week due to staffing and preservational efforts. We do offer open house hours regularly. Check out the calendar for dates and times. This is a self-guided tour but staff will be avaliable for questions. No reservation is required.


Permits are required for special uses or activities at the park sites.

Special uses include, but are not limited to:

Application for Special Use Permits

For more information about permitting, contact Steve Kidd, Chief of Science and Resource Management.

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Last updated: February 13, 2024

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12713 Fort Caroline Road
Jacksonville, FL 32225



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