Historic Plants & Landscapes

Discover Our Historic Plants & Landscapes – Winter

Take a guided stroll through Jekyll Island’s historic district to learn the secret of the island’s majestic trees, beautiful flowers, and discover their historic uses.

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The Wanderer

Black History Month

Learn the amazing stories of the heritage and history of life for African Americans on Jekyll Island.

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Great Women of Jekyll Island

Great Women of Jekyll Island

Discover the daring darlings of the Gilded Age who both defied and defined social expectations.

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Jekyll Island Servants

In the Service of Others

Explore the hidden world of the hired help at this upscale turn-of-the-century resort.

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Hollybourne Cottage

Bridge Builder’s Cottage

Learn about the family that considered this island residence home, the unique design of the cottage, and ongoing efforts to save the building.

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Horton House Colonial Campfire Storytelling

Colonial Campfire

Join historical reenactors at Horton House for an evening of revelry and reflection around the colonial campfire.

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Independence Day Parade

Independence Day Parade

Come celebrate America’s Birthday with a patriotic parade through Jekyll Island’s historic district.

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Time Traveler's History Summer Camps

Time Travelers Camp

Travel through history and discover an eventful past through daily field trips, games, and hands-on activities.

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Historic Plants & Landscapes - Fall

Discover Our Historic Plants & Landscapes – Fall

Take a guided stroll through Jekyll Island’s historic district to learn the secret of the island’s majestic trees, beautiful flowers, and discover their historic uses.

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Fire

Folklore, Rumor & Myth

Campfire talks and lantern-lit walks are the highlight of these evening storytelling adventures.

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Holidays in History

Enjoy the history of Jekyll Island enriched in seasonal splendor as you venture inside the cottages of Jekyll Island’s National Historic Landmark District.

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Christmas Twilight Tours

Experience a special evening trolley ride through the National Historic Landmark District highlighting the story of Christmas on Jekyll Island.

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