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Beautiful View

Has a very pretty view not a whole lot there the history is very interesting. We live close by so... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
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History Memorial

If you are a history buff, as I am, you will like the hisotry behind the monument. The overlook is... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Debby W
Jacksonville, Florida
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12713 Fort Caroline Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32225-1240
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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Has a very pretty view not a whole lot there the history is very interesting. We live close by so that’s why we made a point to see.

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

If you are a history buff, as I am, you will like the hisotry behind the monument. The overlook is a pretty site to see .

Thank Debby W
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I wouldn't make a special trip to see the monument but if you are already at Fort Caroline it's worth making a stop to see it because of the beautiful views of the St. John's River. It's a reproduction of the monument that was placed...More

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 21 June 2018

The hostory lesson was interesting. The view was amazing. Then we took a nature walk in Spanish pond

Thank jhargrav
Reviewed 19 June 2018

GREAT VIEW OF ST.JOHNS RIVER-HISTORY info at the monument,if you in jacksonville you need to take a look

Thank tjod
Reviewed 22 May 2018

It's a nice stop to get a good view of the St John's river from the bluff. Unfortunately in front of it is where they piled up everything that was removed when the St John's river was dredged. It still offers a good view and...More

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed 24 March 2018

I'm a local born in Jacksonville. This has always been a favorite place to eat lunch for my friends from work and me because it's a great place to relax and decompress. Up here you'll have no idea there is a city around you. It's...More

Thank Matt f
Reviewed 23 March 2018

Small area and parking lot for a monument and ok view of the river and ongoing construction. Best for history lovers. A 10 minute stay and pair with a longer visit to the close by Fort Caroline Monument. Otherwise, nothing else at this site.

Thank Zephyr_Travel
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

This is a very small stop near Fort Caroline. Basically the parking lot and a deck.The view at one time I'm sure was spectacular. Now it is a giant dirt pit with tons of dump trucks and a highway view. Not what you think when...More

Thank leeshajoy
Reviewed 12 January 2018

This has to be the smallest state facility I have ever visited. If you have 10 minutes you have seen the entire place. With that said, the view is spectacular over the St John's River and if you are lucky, a ship will pass by.

2  Thank williamrA4706HF
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