Street Address
12713 Fort Caroline Road
Jacksonville, FL 32225
Mailing Address
13165 Mt. Pleasant Road
Jacksonville, FL 32225
phone: 904-641-7155
fax: 904-641-3798
e-mail: timu_administration@nps.gov
web: www.nps.gov/timu
Hours
Daily9 AM - 5 PM
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
Admissions
Free
Museum Type(s)
Services
Gift Shop
Staff
Anne R. Lewellen, Museum Curator
phone: 904-221-7567

Description

Fort Caroline memorializes the short-lived French presence in sixteenth century Florida. Here you will find stories of exploration, survival, religious disputes, territorial battles, and first contact between American Indians and Europeans. The museum also describes other significant cultural and natural features located within the boundaries of the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve.

Mission

Fort Caroline memorializes the short-lived French presence in sixteenth century Florida. Here you will find stories of exploration, survival, religious disputes, territorial battles, and first contact between American Indians and Europeans. The museum also describes other significant cultural and natural features located within the boundaries of the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve.

Governance

Federal

Services

Gift Shop