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Fort Caroline National Memorial

12713 Fort Caroline Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32225
+1 904-641-7155
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Nice little walk around

The park assistants were very helpful. There is a nice historical display in the visitor center... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Denise H
Seminole, Florida
Informative and hands on experience

Small visitor center. Nice nature trails and rebuilt fort and indian huts. Nice views of river and... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Chris K
via mobile
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12713 Fort Caroline Rd., Jacksonville, FL 32225
+1 904-641-7155
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park assistants were very helpful. There is a nice historical display in the visitor center about the French settlement there (prior to St. Augustine) and how the French and Spanish fought. They were working on areas to show how the Native peoples lived and...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Small visitor center. Nice nature trails and rebuilt fort and indian huts. Nice views of river and interpretive center. Good family sightseeing stop or educational learning

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 8 August 2017

My wife & I spent about an hour visiting the Fort Caroline National Memorial. It is free to enter and dogs are allowed if they are on a six foot or shorter leash. The memorial is located on a high bluff overlooking the Saint Johns...More

Thank chuck450br
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The visitors center had a nice small informational display. Following that, there is a short walk to the fort. The fort has no records of what it's function was or what it looked like. The only thing they know is that a brief battle took...More

1  Thank Dan M
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Fort Caroline National Memorial has a nice visitor center with souvenirs and a museum to investigate. They have several nature trails for you to walk. The Fort was interesting.

Thank GaryGeorgia
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Be sure to have plenty of time to just walk around and enjoy this park. Wonderful place to go just to relax , look around, and take a leisurely walk. Very interesting to a history buff and beautiful views.

Thank Harris W
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The land around Fort Caroline is full of homes and I am sure this land would have been grabbed quickly by developers. Thank you for keeping this land so we may learn and keep history alive. Nice short walking trail to the fort area. Beautiful...More

1  Thank traveling32952
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is good place to stroll and enjoy nature. There is very nice small nature trail you can walk on. There is a lot of good historical information to look at and read about. The Forest service were great about answering lots of questions about...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 1 July 2017

On 23 June 2017 my parents, daughter, and myself visited Fort Caroline National Monument. This place goes to show that the victors write the history. Fort Caroline was a direct competitor to nearby Saint Augustine and the French and Spanish like to kill each other....More

1  Thank CharlieGates
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Very beautiful setting hidden among the residential and commercial parts of Jacksonville. The visitors center has informative exhibits and a helpful park ranger, as well as clean restrooms and drinking fountains. The paths are easy to navigate but are not handicap or wheelchair accessible. It...More

Thank Gibb88
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10 June 2017|
Response from DJJJp | Reviewed this property |
No,I don't believe it does.
15 January 2017|
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Response from wickerbuni | Reviewed this property |
We took our dog and she loved it. It's very pet friendly. :)
17 April 2015|
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Response from vlmiller | Reviewed this property |
There is no fee to enter the park.