Come and experience the Real Florida frontier at Fort Foster Historic Site. Fort Foster was one of the original Seminole War forts constructed in Florida during the early 1800's. The fort was established to defend the bridge crossing the Hillsborough River and act as a resupply point for the soldiers in the field. Today a replica wood picket style fort has been...
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Fort Foster State Historic Site
Fort Foster is not open for visitation on a daily basis.
The Fort is opened for guided tours and for special events.
Tour Times: First and Third Saturday of each month, at 2pm; First and Third Sunday of each month, at 11am
Park Admission Fees:
Note: Unless the fort is host to a special event, regular park fees to Hillsborough River State Park apply:
$6.00 per vehicle. Limit 2-8 people per vehicle.
$4.00 Single Occupant Vehicle. $2.00 Pedestrians, bicyclists, extra passengers, passengers in vehicle with holder of Annual Individual Entrance Pass.
$60.00 per bus load of people or $2.00 per person, whichever is less.
Fort Tour Fees:
$2.00 per adult.
$1.00 per child, 6 to 12.
Free, 5 and younger.