Historic Markers Across Alabama

De Soto's Visit

Marker ID: CDA 
Location: at the intersection of U.S. 280 and Childersburg Fayettville Highway (State Highway 76), Childersburg, Alabama
County: Talladega
Coordinates: N 33° 16.624    W 086° 21.564
  33.27706666    -86.3594
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None


Two miles
north of this spot was
the Indian town
visited by
De Soto
July 16, 1540

This stone erected by
the National Society of
Colonial Dames of America
in Alabama

End of De Soto's Visit