Bloody Battle of Fort Mose

The 1740 Spanish victory at the Battle of Bloody Mose is reenacted annually in St. Augustine. This will be the 277th anniversary of the battle, and the event will be presented by Florida Living History, Inc., and the Fort Mose Historical Society from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Fort…

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Flight to Freedom

Gracia Real de Santa Teresa Mose (known simply as Fort Mose) was the first legally sanctioned, free African settlement in what is now continental United States. Fort Mose was established by Spanish Governor Manuel de Montiano in March 1738 to be home to over 100 former slaves from British South Carolina who had made the…

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Battle of Bloody Mose

National Landmark Fort Mose recreates the Battle of Bloody Mose June 26, 2021 10 am – 2:30 pm Fort Mose Historic State Park, 15 Fort Mose Trail, St. Augustine, FL Reenactments at 11 am and 1 pm View website for details

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Flight to Freedom

The Flight to Freedom Encounter May 6, 7, 8 Fort Mose Historic State Park, 15 Fort Mose Trail, St. Augustine, FL ¬†Freedom Trail journeys begin daily at 9 am. Final tour begins at 3 pm.¬† Park capacity is significantly reduced due to COVID; Admission will be limited Masks & social distancing required The Flight to…

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