Fort King National Historic Landmark Will Be Periodically Closed Through Late July 2017
OCALA, Fla. (April 7, 2017) – Due to ongoing construction, the Fort King National Historic Landmark and Visitor Center, located at 3925 E Fort King St., will be periodically closed without prior notice beginning Wednesday, April 12 through late July 2017. During this period, there may be days and times the site will be unsafe for visitation.
All necessary devices and signage will be in place at the property to notify the public when these closures are in effect. Construction of the historic fort at Fort King is ongoing and is expected to be completed in October 2017. To learn more about the reconstruction efforts at Fort King, or to find out how to get involved, please visit fkha.org/donate-now.
The Fort King National Historic Landmark is open daily from sunrise to sunset while construction efforts are in progress. The property is managed by the City of Ocala Recreation and Parks Department, in partnership with the Fort King Heritage Association and Marion County.
For more information, please contact the City of Ocala Recreation and Parks Department at 352-368-5535 or visit fkha.org. For project updates and the latest information regarding these periodic closures, please follow the Fort King National Historic Landmark and Visitor Center on Facebook.