The beautiful Cape St. George Lighthouse is a restored landmark on St. George Island, Florida.

The beautiful Cape St. George Lighthouse is a restored landmark on St. George Island, Florida.

Historic Sites & Points of Interest in Florida

The Sunshine State is a place of amazing natural beauty and boasts an equally amazing history. Follow the links below to learn more about the historic sites, points of interest, legends, ghost stories and amazing ecotourism destinations of Florida:


200th Anniversary of the First Seminole War

Camp Walton: The Fort of Fort Walton Beach 

Cape St. George Lighthouse

Capture of the Fashion

Castillo de San Marcos National Monument

Cedar Key, Florida
Historic Sites & Points of Interest

Cedar Key Museum State Park

Chattahoochee, Florida
Historic Sites & Points of Interest

Chattahoochee Landing Mounds

Chestnut Cemetery in Apalachicola

City of Hawkinsville Underwater Preserve

Claude Neal Lynching of 1934 (Marianna)

Constitution Convention Museum State Park

Crystal River, Florida – Historic Sites

Crystal River Archaeological State Park

Crystal River Preserve State Park

C,S,S, Chattahoochee Explosion

Dade Battlefield Historic State Park

Dade Pyramids in St. Augustine

Death of Ma Barker

DeSoto WInter Encampment State Park

Devil’s Millhopper Geological State Park

Eden Gardens State Park

Egmont Key & Egmont Key Lighthouse

Falling Waters State Park

Fanning Springs State Park

Fernandina Beach, Florida
Historic Sites & Points of Interest

Fernandina Plaza (Fort San Carlos)

First Seminole War of 1817-1818

Florida Caverns State Park

Florida’s Old Capitol

Fort at the Suwannee River Bridge

Fort Barrancas (Gulf Islands N.S.)

Fort Caroline National Memorial

Fort Clinch State Park

Fort Cooper State Park

Fort De Soto Park

Fort Fanning Historic Park

Fort Gadsden Historic Site

Fort George Historic Site

Fort Jefferson (Dry Tortugas National Park)

Fort King

Fort Pickens (Gulf Islands N.S.)

Fort Matanzas National Monument

Fort McRee (Gulf Islands N.S.)

Fort Mose Historic State Park

Fort Walton Beach’s Old Fort

Fort Walton Beach Area Historic Sites

Fort Walton Temple Mound

Fountain of Youth Archaeological Park

Gamble Plantation Historic State Park

Ghost of Bellamy Bridge

Ghosts of the Russ House

Ghost Ship of the Everglades

Grave of Dr. Alvin Wentworth Chapman

Grave of Gen. William Wing Loring

Greenwood, Florida – Historic Sites

Guana Tolomato Matanzas Reserve

Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park

Ichetucknee Springs State Park

Jackson County Historic Sites

Jacksonville Area Historic Sites

John Gorrie Museum State Park

Juan Ortiz and Princess Hirrihigua

Juniper Springs

Juniper Springs Millhouse

Juniper Springs Run

Key West Lighthouse

Kingsley Plantation

Lake Jackson Mounds

Lafayette Blue Springs State Park

Letchworth-Love Mounds

Look and Tremble Falls (Rapids)

Maclay Gardens State Park

Madison Blue Spring State Park

Manatee Springs State Park

Marianna, Florida
Historic Sites & Points of Interest

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Historic St. Park

Milly Francis, Florida’s Pocahontas

Mission Nombre de Dios

Mission San Luis

Moss Hill Methodist Church

National Naval Aviation Museum

Naval Live Oaks Reserve (Gulf Islands N.S.)

“Negro Fort” on the Apalachicola

Nicolls’ Outpost at Chattahoochee

Ocala, Florida
Historic Sites & Points of Interest

Ocala Historic District

Oldest House

Old St. Joseph: Lost City of the Gulf Coast

O’Leno State Park

Orman House Historic State Park

Panama City & Panama City Beach
Historic Sites & Points of Interest

Panama City in the Civil War

Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park

Pensacola Area Historic Sites

Pensacola – Historic Pensacola Village

Pensacola Lighthouse

Pinellas Point Temple Mound

Ponce de Leon Springs State Park

Port St. Joe Area Historic Sites

Prospect Bluff Historic Sites

Rainbow Springs State Park

Raney House Museum in Apalachicola

Ribault Column

Ruth Spring (Sulphur Spring)

Safety Harbor Mounds

St. Augustine, Florida
Historic Sites & Points of Interest

St. Augustine Lighthouse

St. Augustine Monster

St. Augustine National Cemetery

St. George Island

St. George Island State Park

St. Joseph: Lost City of the Gulf Coast

St. Marks, Florida
Historic Sites & Points of Interest

St. Marks Lighthouse

St. Marks, Florida: Treasure in the Marsh?

St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge

St. Petersburg Area Historic Sites

Salt Springs Recreation Area

San Marcos de Apalache State Park

Scott’s Massacre of 1817

Shepard’s Mill

Silver Glen Springs Recreation Area

Silver River Museum

Silver River State Park

Silver Springs & the Silver River

Springs of Florida

Stephen Foster State Folk Culture Center

Suwannee River State Park

Suwannee River Area Historic Sites

Tallahassee Area Historic Sites

Tallahassee Museum of History and Natural

Tallahassee-St. Marks Railroad Trail

Tarpon Springs, Florida
Historic Sites & Points of Interest

Three Rivers State Park

Three Soldiers Monument

Timucuan Ecological & Historic Preserve

Torreya State Park

Trinity Episcopal Church in Apalachicola

Troy Spring State Park

Two Egg, Florida

Wakulla Springs State Park

Waterfalls of Florida

Weedon Island Preserve

Whales of the Florida & Georgia Coast

Wild Man of Ocheesee Pond
A 19th Century Bigfoot Capture in Jackson County

Yellow Bluff Fort Historic State Park

Yulee Sugar Mill Ruins Historic State Park