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Join our park partners for the virtual Kingsley Heritage Celebration with a very special presentation

February 26, 2021

Timucuan Parks Foundation encourages you to log on for the Kingsley Heritage Celebration to celebrate African heritage and remember the enslaved that lived at Kingsley Plantation located within Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve (TIMU). The second part of the virtual event gets underway tomorrow, Saturday, February 27, at 10 a.m. and this year, the National Park Service has partnered with … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation has been chosen to receive a 2020 Challenge Cost Share Award

November 5, 2020

The nonprofit was chosen as one of 19 from throughout the U.S. by the National Park Service and National Park Trust Timucuan Parks Foundation has been chosen as one of the 2020 Challenge Cost Share Program recipients by the National Park Service and National Park Trust. The program supports projects that promote improved access and opportunities for outdoor recreation, environmental … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation Awarded Grant from the National Environmental Education Foundation

May 1, 2020

2020 Restoration and Resilience grant supports the nonprofit’s work on public lands impacted by a natural disaster Timucuan Parks Foundation has been chosen to receive a 2020 Restoration and Resilience Grant from the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF). The $25,000 grant, which has major funding support from Toyota Motor North America, will help expand programming and educational efforts by the … Read more

National Junior Ranger Day

April 25, 2020

Have your kids celebrate National Park week with the Junior Ranger program at Fort Caroline National Memorial. Details to come.

National Junior Ranger Day

April 25, 2020

Have your kids celebrate National Park week with the Junior Ranger program at Fort Caroline National Memorial. Details to come.

Behind the Scenes Preservation Tour

April 1, 2020

SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Join the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve’s cultural resource team as they take you behind the scenes at Kingsley Plantation to discuss how the park is preserving our cultural heritage for future generations. Space is limited. Call 904-251-3537 for reservations. These special tours are part of our Year of Rememberance events. This year marks the 400th … Read more

Behind the Scenes Preservation Tour

April 1, 2020

SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. Join the Timucuan Ecological and Historic Preserve’s cultural resource team as they take you behind the scenes at Kingsley Plantation to discuss how the park is preserving our cultural heritage for future generations. Space is limited. Call 904-251-3537 for reservations. These special tours are part of our Year of Rememberance events. This year marks the 400th … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation’s 20th Anniversary Exhibition at MOSH features Special Activities this Saturday

January 28, 2020

Entrance to the museum is free as part of Jax AquaFest Timucuan Parks Foundation’s 20th Anniversary Exhibition at the Museum of Science and History will feature special activities on Saturday, Feb. 1 as part of Jax AquaFest. Admission to the museum is free courtesy of the City of Jacksonville’s Environmental Protection Board. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the National … Read more

Timucuan Parks Foundation Celebrates Supporters of Preservation Parks

June 21, 2019

Awards presented during the 27th Annual Environmental Awards Ceremony Timucuan Parks Foundation joined the City of Jacksonville for the 27th Annual Jacksonville Environmental Awards Luncheon at University of North Florida’s Adam W. Herbert University Center. This year, TPF chose three individuals to receive environmental awards. Craig Morris, a supervisory park ranger with the National Park Service, was chosen for the … Read more