A Virtual Tour of the Fort ; History & Culture . St. Patrick’s Day dining specials, live music March 17 at Matanzas on the Bay; Newsletter Sign Up Sign up to receive the latest offers, events, news and more! January Events at Fort Matanzas National Monument ; Photos & Multimedia . These programs can vary in physical exertion from a stationary program in the picnic area, a short walk on one of the park's nature trails or a 2 mile hike along the park's beaches. Where: Fort Matanzas is located 14 miles south of St. Augustine on Anastasia Island at 8635 A1A South, St. Augustine FL 32080.

The Early People ; The Massacre of the French ; The First Spanish Period (1565 - 1763) The British Period (1763 - 1784) The Second Spanish Period (1784 - 1821) The American Period (1821 - Present) Nature .

When: There will be six boat tours throughout the day of Saturday, February 9, 2019: at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. Animals The ferry is free, but guests must check in at the Fort Matanzas Visitor Center for a pass to ensure seating on the boat. Fort Matanzas National Monument frequently presents ranger or volunteer-led Nature Programs. Stories . For more information on this event or on Fort Matanzas please call (904) 471-0116 or visit here. The Fort Matanzas Ferry is Back! This event is weather permitting.

Check the above calendar for specific details and dates for these programs. The ferry boat to Fort Matanzas is again operating after the completion of repairs to the park's dock. The passenger ferry to Fort Matanzas runs every day from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Effective 2/27/20 ferry service will resume normal operating hours. Virtual Tour . Nature Trails. Boat trips depart every hour at half past; first trip departs at …

Along with being a historical site, Fort Matanzas also has some beautiful nature trails. Where: Fort Matanzas is located on Rattlesnake Island and is accessible by a ferry ride.