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Fort Christmas Historical Park

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Address: 1300 N Fort Christmas Rd, Christmas, FL 32709-9427
Phone Number: 407-254-9310
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Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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I went 2wice and i had a picknick is good place so get some of history and is free yes free good for families and kids

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I went 2wice and i had a picknick is good place so get some of history and is free yes free good for families and kids

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I saw the sign on HWY 50 for Orlando Wetland Park and decided to see what it was all about. I found myself hiking approx 4 miles. Aside from the oppressive heat, I really enjoyed it. Wildlife was present everywhere I looked! Waterfowl are abundant. I am not a birder by no means, but it was really quite fascinating to... More 

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Longwood, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This park is centered around a reproduction of a short lived fort that was built to protect settlers in the wilds of old Florida, the reproduction is a museum of archeological finds, family histories (with lots of pictures) of those early settlers set up in the forts block houses. There is always several original dwellings that have been brought here... More 

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Cocoa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great park with athletic fields, playground, rental pavilions, picnic tables with grills and a wonderful trip back in time with historic Pioneer homes and a fort.

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Fruit Cove, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

This was a nice surprise. It was very hot but we still enjoyed looking at the historic buildings and replica fort.

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Christmas, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

This is great place for some outdoor fun with a bit of Florida History. Plan an afternoon and bring a picnic basket. Nice Fort to explore along with about 7 or 8 old Florida cracker houses. All the homes are fully done in period items so you feel as though you have walked in the the past. Greta pavilions if... More 

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Meridian, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

An amazing free experience. This park is filled with both original buildings and a replica 18th century fort. Displays in both the original and replica structures are informative and interesting. For those interested in colonial and near post colonial history, this is a worthwhile stop which could easily fill half a day. The only oddity was that, even on a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

It's a collection for old farm houses, a fort, some wildlife and a bit of a nature walk. I would say it takes 1 hour to work through the five or so houses. It is a fairly interesting place to visit. Positives: Its free, you can have lunch under some of the trees, there is park for kids to play... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

We came upon this rural Florida setting very much by accident. A park setting with lovely views, gift shop (check for limited hours), and the historic buildings that are part of Florida's history. Bring the whole family for a day of picnicking, throwing or kicking a ball, or just stroll among the buildings. It's a lovely setting to explore buildings... More 

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Lawrence, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

My 11 year old son was excited to be there because of it's good interaction with nature and the great historical artifacts that were there.I think everyone should go there because it helps teens and young childern connect with nature and "unplug" from electronics.

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