The Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve was established in 1988 and covers 46,000 acres. The Preserve protects critical wetland habitats and the ecosystem includes salt marsh, coastal dunes, and hardwood hammocks, all rich in native vegetation. Visitors can also see the Fort Caroline National Memorial and Kingsley Plantation, a 19th Century sea-island cotton plantation that offers view of plantation life.

 
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Family Review of Timucuan Ecological and Historic Park

Away Travel Expert: Candyce H. Stapen
FamilyExpert Rating 4.0 out of 5 Recommended for:
Children aged 3 - 5 and 6 - 12
FamilyExpert Tips & Helpful Hints
  • Go on ranger-led tours of salt marsh

Address:
12713 Fort Caroline Rd.
Jacksonville, Florida 32225
Parking: 9am-5pm daily
Price: free


Visitor Information


Telephone Number: (904) 641-7155
Email: timu_interpretation@nps.gov
Price Information: free
The details, dates, and prices mentioned here were accurate at the time of publication.

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