San Marcos de Apalache Historic State Park

For 100 years after the end of the Civil War, the San Marcos de Apalache fort site was in private ownership, accessible only by boat and overgrown by vegetation. In the 1960s, Florida bought the land to turn it into the San Marcos de Apalache Historic State Park. The site was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1966, and is also a National Engineering Landmark, and a National Historic Landmark.




ADDRESS: 148 Old Fort Road, St. Marks, FL 32355
PHONE: (850) 925-6216
HOURS: The site is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday, except Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day.

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