Rededication of the Ribault Monument at Ft. Caroline National Memorial
May 01, 2012 - May 01, 2012
Timucuan Ecological and Historical Preserve
12713 Fort Caroline Road
Jacksonville, Florida 32225
The Ribault Monument
commemorates the landing of Jean Ribault near the mouth of the St. Johns River in 1562. Ribault erected a stone column bearing the coat of arms of King Charles IX to claim Florida for France.