Jacksonville Historical Center, Jacksonville

4.2
#13 of 13 in Museums in Jacksonville
Although the Jacksonville Historical Society is focused on preserving the past, it is very much about enhancing Jacksonville’s future.

The Society collects & maintains rare artifacts and documents that reveal the history of Northeast Florida. Photographs, maps, letters, memorabilia and more have been acquired from a braod range of organizations, individuals, families, government entities and others.

JHS has also has been at the forefront of hundreds of projects that have led to the preservation of numerous historic buildings, promoted education and awareness of our city’s history, and expanded the Society’s Archives.

And, as part of its advocacy role in the community, the organization has spearheaded the publication of six major books about Northeast Florida history. Plan your visit to Jacksonville Historical Center and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Jacksonville trip planner.
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  • The Jacksonville Historical Center is a true diamond in the rough. It's filled with all kinds of historical artifacts, pictures and information. The gentleman working at the Center was a wealth of...  more »
  • Was in town with the family during the recent holidays and stopped in at the Landing. The Jacksonville Maritime Heritage Center was quite a treat! Something for everybody of all ages even if you...  more »
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  • Great resource for all of your history lessons!
  • The best time to go is during the winter when they hold the gingerbread extravaganza. So neat, my 3rd grade students love it, and it is one of my favorite field trips.

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