Fort Caroline National Memorial dates back to the short-lived French presence in Florida during the sixteenth century. Discover stories of exploration, survival, religious disputes, territorial battles, and the first contact between Native Americans and Europeans. Park near the visitor's center and take in the view of the St. Johns River from the river overlook. Then, head down the .5 mile French Memorial Trail to to fort exhibit, where you can explore the interior of Fort Caroline, view cannons and an original bake oven, and walk through a Timucuan Village exhibit.
Find directions to Fort Caroline on the National Park Service website: https://home.nps.gov/timu/learn/historyculture/foca_visiting.htm
Visitor Center, Bookstore, Audio Tour, Baby Changing Station, Benches/Seating, Cellular Signal, Dock/Pier, Fire Extinguisher, Gifts/Souvenirs/Books, Historical/Interpretive Information/Exhibits, Maps Available, Ranger/Staff Member Present, Information Kiosk/Bulletin Board, Parking - Auto, Parking - Bus/RV, Picnic Shelter/Pavilion, Picnic Table, Restroom, Restroom - Accessible, Scenic View/Photo Spot, Trailhead, Water - Bottle-Filling Station