Fort Mose Historic State Park, St. Augustine

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  • Fort Moses Historical State Park is a few miles off the road on Fort Moses Trail. The park is lovely, and the small museum a delight. Most importantly though, this is an amazing chance to learn about ...  more »
  • Before visiting this site we had know idea what Fort Mose was. Excellent sign boards were quite helpful in explaining its history. On a separate note, the area is a good birdwatching site as well.  more »
  • We have been coming to Saint Augustine for 8 years, and I have always wanted to visit Fort Mose. Most people don’t know that the first Underground Railroad traveled south, from the Carolinas to Florid...  more »
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  • Another great reason to come to St. Augustine and be a student of history. Always something new to see in this city. I had no idea this place existed until stumbling upon it. While the fort is no longer standing, its location was findable by excavation, it would seem. These inhabitants had to be a hardy lot to be sure.
  • Wonderful presentations and knowledgeable employees. It was so interesting tho learn about how beautiful, strong, and intelligent the people of Fort More were. It fills me with pride.
  • While there is no existing fort structure here, you can learn a lot about the historic fort Mose. It is an amazing story that is not told at the other St. Augustine historic forts. It is a beautiful park with lots of natural beauty to see. There is also a very nice museum detailing the history of Fort Mose and some Florida history as well. At certain times, there are interactive presentations where volunteers dressed in period accurate costumes to provide a first hand glimpse into life at the time the first existed. I would definitely recommend a visit here.
  • Our 1st time hearing about this amazing piece of American history. Such a rich cultured country we are. A very good display and illustration of the fort and the people that inhabited it.
  • Experiencing the African Market while visiting Fort Mose was fun and informative! Meeting the drummers from Ivory Coast, Africa was fantastic!! After they performed for us we all had an informal jam! Luckily, I brought my djembe drum from Mali, Africa and fit right in. Dancing with everyone was a hoot as well! We also enjoyed unique shopping and wonderful cuisine from the vendors that were present.
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