Historic Sites

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Castillo De San Marcos National Monument

St. Augustine, Florida

Begun in 1672, the Castillo de San Marcos is the last 17th century fort left in the...
Fort Barrancas

Pensacola, Florida

The Fort Barrancas Area is on Taylor Road approximately a half mile east from the Museum...
Fort Caroline National Memorial

Jacksonville, Florida

The need to compete with their ocean-spanning 16th-century rivals, the Spanish, chased...
Fort Chokonikla

Bowling Green, Florida

During the 1840s, tensions between the settlers and Seminole Indians prompted authorities...
Fort Clinch State Park

Fernandina Beach, Florida

Although no battles were fought here, the fort was garrisoned during both the Civil and...
Fort Cooper State Park

Inverness, Florida

Located in what is today Fort Cooper State Park, visitors can tour the fort, traverse the...
Fort Dallas And The William Wagner House

Miami, Florida

Located in Miami's Lummus Park, Fort Dallas and the William Wagner House offer unique...
Fort Jefferson National Park

Dry Tortugas, Florida

The construction of the fort began in 1846 and was planned and supervised by the U.S....
Fort Matanzas National Monument

St. Augustine, Florida

The Spanish completed Fort Matanzas in 1742 to protect Matanzas Inlet, the "backdoor...
Fort Mcree

Gulf Breeze, Florida

At the eastern end of Perdido Key is an area once used by the U.S. Army to defend...
Fort Mose Historic State Park

St. Augustine, Florida

The power politics of 18th century England and Spain reached across the Atlantic to the...
Fort Pickens

Pensacola, Florida

The fort was begun in 1829, completed in 1834, and used until the 1940s. Geronimo spent...
Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park

Key West, Florida

Named after 12th president Zachary Taylor, the U. S. Army began construction on Fort...
North Hill Preservation District

Pensacola, Florida

North Hill is one of the largest residential historic districts in the State of Florida...
Presidio Santa Maria De Galve

Pensacola, Florida

This Spanish site, dating from 1698, was the first area made into a permanent settlement...
San Marcos De Apalache Historic State Park

St. Marks, Florida

The many different flags welcoming visitors to the park demonstrate the colorful history...
Yellow Bluff Fort

Jacksonville, Florida

This military installation, constructed in 1862, allowed both Confederate and Union...