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Battle for the First Coast

September 21

Travel back in time to experience the first battle between European empires for control of Florida’s First Coast in 1565. Living Historians will conduct musket and cannon firing demonstrations, and other aspects of 16th century life. Events on Saturday will be at Fort Caroline and Sunday at Fort Matanzas National Monument.


Date: September 21
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Venue Name: Fort Caroline National Memorial
12713 Ft Caroline Road
Jacksonville, FL 32225 United States
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Organizer Name: National Park Service