76043 Sidney Place
Yulee, FL 32097
Phone: (904) 225-2600
Fax: (904) 225-1966
Constructed in 1965, Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) is a joint military-civil public airport that caters to all major U.S. cities and those that serve as international stops. Regional carriers also alight here, making this airport one of the busy ones around. This airport has various ground transport options available and the waiting area is abuzz with stores and services that make the wait itself less tedious. Options for accommodation are also available within airport property.
A picturesque city along the St. Marys River, St. Marys offers sights, sounds and a spell-binding experience for the discerning visitor. Being the second oldest city to be inhabited continuously, this city has definitely a rich history, which is reflected in the amazing architecture and the people. Saint Marys is also culturally vibrant, being the host of several festivals and fairs. See the website for more information.
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Rated one of the consistently growing business hubs in the United States, Jacksonville has more to offer other than its beaches and natural surroundings. Numerous art galleries and museums are also part of its cultural milieu. One of its most popular attractions is the Karpeles Manuscript Library which houses rare documents and books that both fascinate and intrigue millions of visitors every year. Football, the god of sports, is the turf of the Jacksonville Jaguars, who enjoy playing in Jacksonville Stadium which is the fastest stadium to be built in North America. Recreation is abundant here with sun kissed beaches and various parks that offer a chance to ride, hike or just enjoy the bounties of Mother Nature.
Jacksonville University (J.U.) had started off as a junior college with night classes but has come a long way since then. Built in 1934, this university now is well recognized as an institution of liberal arts that helps students along their chosen career path and also offers many post-graduate specialization courses. Students of J.U. not only have access to numerous campus houses but also many athletic facilities which include ball parks, tennis and softball complexes, football and soccer fields. For further information, contact the University on its toll free number +1 800 225 2027.
Praising the Lord and lighting a candle of hope at the Abyssinia Missionary Baptist Church is surely going as close to Him as possible. Following religion with complete faith and responsibility is what they preach here, and lead by example with their involvement in community service. Of course, all of this for the betterment and service to mankind. Books and sermons, audio and video to guide you on the right path are available at the church store. Abyssinia New Sanctuary is located within the church.
Shands Jacksonville is a partnership of the University of Florida, and University and Methodist Medical Centers. It has a full service medical and research facility, which includes emergency, trauma, and even helicopter transportation. It offers multiple specialties and programs, including international services.
The Al-Salaam Mosque is located in the Historic Springfield District. The mosque also has a number of other activities like Educational workshops, Lectures and meetings taken by Imam Umar Abdul Sharif. This place has a gift shop and everyone is welcomed to visit the mosque and the shop.
The St. George Episcopal Church is a charming little church built between 1882 and 1883. Constructed in the Carpenter Gothic style of architecture, its design was made by Robert S. Schuyler. The has been active and conducts masses and ceremonies on a regular basis. It was put up on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.
Shiloh Metropolitan Baptist Church welcomes everyone with their promise of love and acceptance. The church touches lives with the power of the word of God. Their mission is 'Magnifying Jesus through worship and the Word, Moving believers in Jesus toward maturity and ministry, and Making Jesus known to our neighbors and the nations'. They also have bible studies and youth events and have a very engaging and loving community.
First Baptist Church of Jacksonville established in 1838 is the third oldest church in Jacksonville. The church was reconstructed in 1903, after a major fire gutted the core structure of the building. The church community has grown tremendously since its inception. Sunday Worship and Sunday School are popular with the faithfuls. The church also houses a library and bookstore.
Dating back to the late 19th Century, Mount Zion AME Church is one of the earliest places of worship for Africans in the city. The majestic Romanesque edifice that stands today was built after the former church building was gutted in a prominent fire in 1901. Prominent features of the striking church building include the gigantic glass windows as well as the beautiful bell tower.