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T.T. Wentworth Jr. Florida State Museum

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Address: 120 Church St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5941
Phone Number: 850 595 5990
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10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Description: Museum that features unique and innovative exhibits depicting West...
Museum that features unique and innovative exhibits depicting West Florida's history, architecture and archaeology.
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Eclectic collection and historical venue

Admission is free but "donations" are accepted. Some very interesting Civil War and sports history exhibits. As a history buff, I was impressed. A lot of what is on display some... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

Excellent value for the price!!! Pass is good for 7 days so take your time. Take the guided tour and also make sure you go through each of the buildings as well as the large museum there are three floors a lot of well put together information Great history of Pensacola! Great for all ages. The little souvenir shop has... More 

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Bedford, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Great history of Pensacola! Featured a room on the second floor dedicated to antique coke products! Located in historic downtown Pensacola this museum is a must stop for all history buffs!

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

My daddy used to work in this building which also makes it special to me but the history and artifacts on display are invaluable jolts to the memory of a 74 y/o Pensacola native. Thank you, Mr. Wentworth.

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Pensacola Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Admission is free but "donations" are accepted. Some very interesting Civil War and sports history exhibits. As a history buff, I was impressed. A lot of what is on display some people say is "junk" collected by Mr. Wentworth over his lifetime. People woulds just drop off their curiosities and he found a place for them. A unique venue worth... More 

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Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Lots of interesting artifacts related to the history of Pensacola, the peninsula and the state of Florida, as well as a mix of things from the collections of T.T. Wentworth. Admission is low, and lower for AAA, military ID, and over 65 (so bring that AAA card!) Admission also entitles you to visit some of the other historical sites in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Overall the best part of the museum is the interesting story and display of the cat. Free parking is a plus also

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We went to the T.T. Wentworth Museum because it was supposed to be a museum of oddities and it was free. As it turns out, there was nothing odd in this museum (unless you count a history of Pensacola and a Coca-Cola rooom). There is also a charge ($6.00) to see the contents of this museum and I really wanted... More 

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Crestview, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The changing exhibits are always interesting. When we visited this time the exhibit discussed the Cold War and life during that time in the U.S. But really, if you visit you just need to see the Petrified Cat (also called the Mummy Cat or Ghost Cat). Ask at the desk where it's located. The legend is that the ghost of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

not many artifacts but interesting history just a donation no set fee elevator great for elderly or handicapped

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Port Charlotte, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The T.T. Wentworth Jr. Florida State Museum is located in the restored area of downtown Pensacola. That presents a small problem in that most of the parking in the area is limited to 2 hrs. To alleviate this problem, park in the lot behind the museum and get a slip allowing an additional 2 hours. The first floor of the... More 

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Additional Information about T.T. Wentworth Jr. Florida State Museum

Address: Address: 120 Church St, Pensacola, FL 32502-5941
Phone Number: 850 595 5990
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Pensacola
Open Hours:
Tuesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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