De Soto National Memorial


De Soto National Memorial is located on the coast, south of St. Petersburg in Bradenton Florida. The landing spot and the beginning of Hernado De Soto expedition. His expedition went  throughout the southeast searchinf for gold and land to conquer in the 1500s. The De Soto National Memorial is only 26 Acres.  De Soto is the perfect size for a day trip. 

Things to do

 Some what a smaller park De Doto still packs in a  lot of things to do and see. Some of these activities are: kayaking tours on certain days, a film about the history of De Soto, a replica of a Spanish camp, fishing, bird watching, picnic area and the Memorial trail.  


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  • De soto National Memorial,  Bradenton, FL