Hernando de Soto

In observance of the 475th anniversary of Hernando de Soto’s journeys in Georgia, the Georgia Historical Society has selected Hernando de Soto and the impact of Spanish exploration in Georgia as the focus of study for the 2015 Georgia History Festival (GHF). The resources below were developed to highlight the life and legacy of Hernando de Soto and the impact of Spanish Exploration in Georgia. Click on the links below to learn more.