Suburban Extended Stay Bay Meadows
8285 Philips Highway
Jacksonville, FL 32256
Phone: (904) 448-0021
Fax: (904) 448-0032
Mo to Su from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PMThis monument is on the north side of the city and is located on a high bluff overlooking the St. Johns River. A wheelchair accessible terrace offers visitors a scenic view of the river and wetlands. Ribault and his crew landed on the First Coast in 1562 and erected the original stone monument to commemorate the first ever landing of Protestants on this foreign soil. Admission to the monument is free.