Special Events

Experience Five Centuries of Florida History at De Soto National Memorial. Hear the roar of muskets and talk with period re-enactors portraying Floridians from the past. There will fun and games for the whole family. Poke around a Civil War encampment, or have coffee with GI’s from the Sunshine State. Meet Spanish conquistadors, 19th Century artisans, and Gulf Coast Pirates. 

Kids can earn the De Soto Junior Ranger badge with a special time traveler’s passport. We also invite  kids to come out in their own costumes from their favorite time periods.

Free Shuttle Service and Event Parking — De Soto National Memorial is offering free shuttle service from 9:30 until 4 p.m. Parking  is at Martha B. King Middle School, located on 75th Street N.W. There will be no parking at De Soto National Memorial for the day. 


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Mar 23, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM