The Historic Preservation Board will hold a meeting December 12, 2017 at 6:00 pm in the Historic Court House 915 Walnut Street, Green Cove Springs. 

Mission Statement

To preserve historical material illustrating the history of Clay County.  To preserve the narratives of our early pioneers.  To collect material of every description pertaining to the county's Indian tribes, wars, soldiers, schools and churches.


The Historic Preservation Board's Bylaws can be viewed|downloaded by selecting HERE.

Letter From the Chair

Welcome to the history of Clay County. Volunteer members of the Clay County Historic Preservation Board are appointed by the Clay County Board of County Commissioners. Our regular meetings are held at 6:00 P.M., on the second Tuesday of the month, at the Historic Court House, 915 Walnut Street, Green Cove Springs, Florida, January thru June, and August thru November to discuss historical matters.

The British and Spanish periods, the Seminole Wars, the Civil War, the Resort Era, military bases, Black Creek and the St. Johns, timber and railroads; our County is rich in historical elements. Whether you're researching family history in the County Archives, or participating in one of the County's many events, or visiting one of our historical sites, we know you'll enjoy your focus on Clay County history.