We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cape Coral Historical Museum

544 Cultural Park Blvd, Cape Coral, FL 33915
(239) 772-7037
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #11 of 18 attractions in Cape Coral
Type: History Museums
4 visitor photos
Write a Review

14 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    4
    5
    4
    0
    1
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
cape coral, florida
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
26 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

This is interesting visit to view the history of this young growing city. They have some interesting souvenirs/books. The rose garden can be beautiful when in bloom.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Coral, Florida
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Cape Coral is a very unique city and the museum does a good job chronicling the history and development of the area. Expect to be delighted by the displays but be forewarned of the limited operating days and hours, call ahead.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Hartford, Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

A good course but with the high season kind of needs work. They try but with the large crowds it got to be hard. I give them credit for doing their best this time of year. Will go again.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Skaneateles, New York
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
16 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Great exhibits, friendly staff and only asks for a donation. Will take friends there from now on. Great resources and given plenty of time to ask questions and enjoy exhibits

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cape Coral
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

The entrepreneurial geniuses that envisioned Cape Coral and had the drive & ingenuity to make it a reality are the highlight of this remarkable museum. Pictures, marketing materials, artifacts have been lovingly assembled and bring the history of this area to life. The docents are very knowledgeable and readily share with visitors all they know. To think a place could... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Cape Coral, Florida
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

My husband and I visited the Cape Coral local Museum to learn more about the history of Cape Coral. They had history back to the beginning of Cape Coral. It was interesting to see the development of the period. The military service section was fantastic. Also, the exhibition of the arrowheads collection donated by a patron from the Midwest. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Paramus, New Jersey
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
19 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

If you are interested in the history of how Cape Coral Florida came to be this is the place you should see. It is a small local museum with volunteers running it. It is full of history, great stories and fun photos and memories. The docents are very knowledgeable and interesting. I really enjoyed the tour and have taken other... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
kc
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

The museum was quite small. For a donation, it was interesting to go and get more history on Cape Coral.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Cape Coral, Florida
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

It tells the whole story of how the Cape got started and lots of pictures.The have a narraitor that is very informative.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
bradenton
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

all sightswere fastenating and kept our interest as we walked around.....you can tell somebody cares about the surroundings and many others were seemingly just as interested as we went along

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Cape Coral Historical Museum also viewed

Cape Coral, Southwest Gulf Coast
Cape Coral, Southwest Gulf Coast
 
Cape Coral, Southwest Gulf Coast
 

Been to Cape Coral Historical Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Cape Coral Historical Museum, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing