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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

FL Humanities Grant Speaker – 400th Series

March 23, 2020

THIS EVENT IS CANCELED. This special speaker series is part of the Timucuan Preserve’s Year of Remembrance events. This year marks the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved Africans forcibly brought to Virginia. While Spanish explorers had previously brought enslaved people to what became the United States, it was the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in English-occupied North America … Read more

FL Humanities Grant Speaker – 400th Series

March 23, 2020

THIS EVENT IS CANCELED. This special speaker series is part of the Timucuan Preserve’s Year of Remembrance events. This year marks the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved Africans forcibly brought to Virginia. While Spanish explorers had previously brought enslaved people to what became the United States, it was the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in English-occupied North America … Read more