Paynes Creek Historic State Park

The park museum depicts early Florida pioneer and Seminole life at a mid-1800s trading post and Fort Chokonikla. Artifacts uncovered from the Fort Chokonikla site are on display daily Thurs. - Mon. On weekends and holidays, a video is shown at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m. at the Visitor Center. Visitors can also take a stroll out the Visitor Center and experience the Fort Chokonikla site.

VIDEO PROGRAMS: Paynes Creek Historic State Park Saturdays - Sundays, year-round 11 AM, 1 PM, 3 PM. Gain an insight into frontier life at Fort Chokonikla in 19th century Florida and the events that led up to the Third Seminole War. Located in the Visitor Center.



Picnic Area, Playground, Volleyball Court

Average Visit Time

Full day

Disabled Traveler Information

ADA Compliant, ADA Picnic Tables, Handicapped Parking, Ramps, Wheelchair-friendly