Cumberland Island National Seashore Museum, St. Marys

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St Marys is the gateway to Cumberland Island, Georgia's largest and southernmost barrier island. Here pristine maritime forests, undeveloped beaches and wide marshes whisper the stories of both man and nature. Natives, missionaries, enslaved African Americans and Wealthy Industrialists all walked here. Cumberland Island is also home to over 9,800 acres of Congressionally designated Wilderness.
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  • We absolutely loved our trip to Cumberland Island. The ferry trip over and back was great. Very prompt and calm. Island was so clean and very beautiful. Bathrooms with water fountains were placed at....  more »
  • We visited in July so it was really hot! I don’t recommend visiting in July, but that’s when we did it. We took the ferry from St Marys to the island, and enjoyed the ride. Our inn packed us water...  more »
  • Went for a ranger talk on the Cumberland island marshes. Had a great time and learned a lot. Look forward to going back
  • If you love history and beauty of this unique Island you will not miss this trip. They do have a hotel on the island. Of course, you can only get to the Island Inn hotel by ferry. Cumberland Island has the wild horses, many many different kinds of birds of prey, the beautiful sea grasses and a multitude of small animals. Well worth the trip

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