DuBignon Cottage during the holidays

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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Holidays in History

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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Historic Plants & Landscapes

Discover Our Historic Plants & Landscapes

Earn the secret history of the island’s majestic trees and beautiful flowers and discover their historic uses.

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Black History Month

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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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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Time Travelers Camp

Time Travelers Camp

Kids ages 8-12 are invited to travel through history and discover an eventful past through daily field trips, games, and hands-on activities throughout Jekyll Island.

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4th of July on Jekyll Island

Independence Day Parade

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

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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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