The Coast / St. Simons Island

Fort Frederica National Monument

6515 Frederica Road
St. Simons Island, GA 31522

912-638-3639
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Built by Gen. Oglethorpe in 1736, three years after the founding of Savannah, Fort Frederica is a national monument. Gates open 8:00 am to 5:00 pm daily, museum open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Closed Christmas Day. Historic film shown every half hour year-round. Informative talks, Park Ranger-led tours, and soldier/colonial life programs in summer. Admission: $5/vehicle; $3/person on foot, bike or bus.

Info & Amenities

  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Monday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Tuesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Wednesday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Friday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
    Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking