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Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park

White Springs, FL 32096
+1 386-397-2733
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Oddly quiet out here today. The beloved tower is silent for now.

This park is prone to huge events that sell out hotels and campgrounds all around so check the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gainesville, Florida
Really nice park

Staying in the campground for 10 days...they have nice level sites that are big and spacious! The... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Key West, Florida
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This park is prone to huge events that sell out hotels and campgrounds all around so check the calendar and take the trip. It is one of the top 10 Christmas lighting events in the South. We go yearly. The parade for the town kicks...More

Thank Selkie9
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Staying in the campground for 10 days...they have nice level sites that are big and spacious! The only problem is their base is very fine so it tracks into the motorhome easily. The Carillon is not working at present due to electrical issues...I miss not...More

Thank Banshee694
Reviewed 25 July 2017

clean,peaceful,safe fun -- Cabins are awesome fully equipped with everything you could need.great for families , couples, or girls weekend

Thank Cepa259
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Love this park, sites are very big and not sure why but we had no bugs biting. There were there large beetles crawling around but surprisingly no mosquitoes. Great place for families, they had arts and crafts for kids and museum and gift shop pretty...More

Thank MamaFu1028
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We have camped several times here and have loved it every time. We spent Christmas Eve with the beautiful lights, spring break with no events, and another trip when the quilt show was going on. It was very comforting that our children could play in...More

Thank Jerri H
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Even during a busy holiday weekend/week, and although there were other polite campers present, wherever we explored in the park we had the place to ourselves. We took few pictures, due to being so busy enjoying the views and terrain. We left Stephen Foster, to...More

Thank pinelighterknot
Reviewed 5 July 2017

This park has a really excellent hiking trail, Foster's Hammock Loop Trail, which is well maintained and has long parts running along the Suwanee River, very picturesque. And there is some variation in terrain along the trail which is nice too. There are also a...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 4 July 2017

What a great visit this was. For someone who went to elementary school in the 40s, this was a reminder of all those old songs we sang as kids. I often wondered about Stephen Foster once I learned he wrote "Way Down Upon the Suwanee...More

Thank ex-Xeroid
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We camped here last night for the first time and loved it! So well kept and clean, including the bathrooms. Because it was rainy we didn't get to explore as much as we wanted, but we will return. Impressive!!

Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 29 May 2017

This park with its old trees is very beautiful and the folk music fest (since 1953) makes it a wonderful Memorial Day weekend choice. There are about a dozen stages with almost constant music from Friday-Sunday evening, when it ends. The older we get the...More

Thank Barbara V
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