Forts, Flags and artiFacts!

Forts, Flags, artiFacts!

A Celebration of Archaeology and Heritage!

San Marcos de Apalache Historic State Park

Saturday, October 22, 2016 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Guest Speakers – Inside the Museum


10:30 a.m. – Dr. Meridith Hardy, Archaeologist, NPS Southeast Archeological Center.

                          “100 is the New 50!  Celebrating the Centennial Anniversary of the National Park Service”

12:30 p.m. –   Ellen Andrews, Historic Preservationist, Florida Park Service.

                         “San Marcos de Apalache and the Florida Park Service – Fifty Years Together!”

2:00 p.m. –   Mr. Dale Cox, Author and Historian.  “Exploring the History of San Marcos de Apalache”.


 Activities located near the park entrance


Atlatl spear throwing

How to make a clay pot

Civil War Troops

Creek Indian Village

Spanish Colonial Life

Cast Netting




NPS’s Southeast Archeological Center

Florida Bureau of Archaeological Research

Florida State Parks (Florida Department of Environmental Protection)

FSU Anthropology Society 

Panhandle Archaeological Society of Tallahassee (PAST)

Tallahassee Historical Society

Invasive exotic plants – What are they? And how to deal with them at archaeological sites

Catch the tram every 20 minutes between the park and the Stone Crab Festival