Orange County Government, Florida
Please call Orange County Parks and Recreation at 407-836-6200
to find out which parks, trails and facilities are open this week. Thank you!

Fort Christmas Historical Park
Fort Christmas Historical Park
Basketball Courts Bench Multipurpose Field Picnic Area/Grills Playground Rental Pavilions Softball Tennis Volleyball (Sand)
Hours of Operation:
Summer hours: 8am-8pm Sunday - Saturday; Winter: 8am-6pm.
Museum & Pioneer Homes: Tuesday - Sunday 9am- 4pm; historic structures closed on Mondays and County holidays.
Phone Number: (407) 254-9310
1300 Fort Christmas RD
Christmas, FL 32709
Acreage: 143
Points of Interest:
The park includes a replica of a fort built in 1837 during the Second Seminole Indian War; a traditional Florida "Cracker" house and eight pioneer homes; a schoolhouse and lunchroom; a sugar cane mill and other historical farming equipment. Group and school tours are available. Sorry, no pets allowed in the park.

Orange County Parks' signature events at Fort Christmas Historical Park
  • F.A.R.M.: October 4 - 5, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.; cost: $6/person.
  • Militia Encampment: November 18 - 19, program 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.; free event.
  • 39th Annual Cracker Christmas: December 2 - 3, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; free event.
  • Bluegrass Festival: March 2018, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; free event.
  • Militia Encampment: April 2018, program 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.; free event.
Youth Programs

Contact Us

Orange County Parks and Recreation
4801 W. Colonial Dr.
Orlando, FL 32808

Phone: (407) 836-6200
Parks' Events InfoLine: (407) 836-6280
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