Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve

If you want to visit one of the last unspoiled coastal wetlands on the Atlantic Coast, you should visit the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve. With over 6,000 years of history, this spot is the perfect place to explore. While you are there, you can marvel at the beauty of the coastal dunes and salt marshes. This historic preserve also contains the Kingsley Plantation and Fort Caroline. 

Where to Stay

RV Parks & Campgrounds Near Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve

RVing is the perfect way to hit the road and see places like the preserve. These vehicles are a great way to enjoy the comforts of home as you camp throughout the country.  If you are thinking about an RV rental, RVshare is here to help. Whether you want a motorhome or campervan, the perfect vehicle is waiting for your next trip. 

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Things to Do

Things To Do Near Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve

If you are looking for a glimpse at Old Florida, you definitely want to check out the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve. For a little history lesson, explore Fort Caroline and its exhibits on the lives of 16th-century French colonists. Outdoor lovers will enjoy walking among the thickets of palmettos and live oaks. You might want to visit the Kingsley Plantation to learn about the wealthy Florida landowners and the enslaved people who worked those lands. Finally, for those who want to relax, make sure to spend the day at the beach. 

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How To Get To Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve

From Jacksonville, you'll want to take Interstate 295-N until exit 41. At the exit, take the ramp toward FL-105 (Zoo Parkway). Follow the road for 15 miles until you reach Houston Avenue. Make a left and follow the signs into the park. Various parts of the preserve have different hours, so check with the park before visiting.

Address

12713 Fort Caroline Road, Jacksonville, FL 32225

Fee: Entry fee $0

At the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve, you can enjoy a wide range of activities, including hiking, kayaking, and camping. With an RV, you get to spend your vacation at a relaxing pace. This park is the perfect spot to take it slow and enjoy Old Florida's best scenery. Make your RV dreams come true when you book with RVshare.