Historical and Educational Attractions

This page lists attractions of historical, cultural, or educational significance in the Jacksonville, Florida area. Listings may include historical homes, battlefields, forts, monuments, famous birthplaces, and other places of historical significance, as well educational attractions such as planetariums.
Kids Jacksonville: Historical and Educational Attractions - Fun 4 First Coast Kids
Camp Milton Historic Preserve

History buffs and visitors can become familiar with Civil War history or enjoy scenic nature trails. Features include an education center displaying C ...

Free: Yes
Area: Orange Park/Westside
1175 Halsema Road North, Jacksonville, FL, 32220
Fort Caroline National Memorial

Fort Caroline memorializes the short-lived French presence in sixteenth century Florida. Here you will find stories of exploration, survival, religiou ...

Area: Arlington
12713 Fort Caroline Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32225
Kingsley Plantation

Kingsley Plantation is open seven days a week, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., except on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day. Admission is ...

Area: Northside/Airport
11676 Palmetto Avenue, Jacksonville, FL, 32226
Yellow Bluff Fort Historic State Park

Located near the mouth of the St. Johns River, this site was an important military position during the Civil War, allowing access to the inland areas ...

Area: Northside/Airport
New Berlin Road, Jacksonville, FL, 32226