Historic Markers Across Florida

Ribault Monument

Marker ID: DAR 
Location: Fort Caroline National Memorial, 10 miles east of Jacksonville on Fort Caroline Road
County: Duval
Coordinates: N 30° 23.292    W 081° 29.367
  30.3882    -81.48945
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None


This is a replica of the marker placed on or near this spot by Jean Ribault, May First 1562, in taking possession of Florida for France.

Erected by the Florida DAR May First 1924, commemorating the first landing of Protestants on American Soil.