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Museum of Florida History

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Address: 500 S. Bronough St., Tallahassee, FL 32399
Phone Number: 850-245-6400
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Sun 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Description: Learn of Florida's rich history here.

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Very tasty!

It's been so long since I was there. I just remember I liked it alot. Probably had the quiche, and I LOVE quiche. This was delicious.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2015
Kandy C
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Monticello, Florida, United States
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Monticello, Florida, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

It's been so long since I was there. I just remember I liked it alot. Probably had the quiche, and I LOVE quiche. This was delicious.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

First of all, it is free. Can't beat that! We frequent the museum year round. There are stationary exhibits as well as changing ones. It is a good place for a rainy day or during the sweltering Tally summer. Also, I want to hug the genius that came up with Grandma's Attic. It is always my daughter's highlight of the... More 

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Zephyrhills
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35 reviews 35 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

It was a very interesting place. Full of Florida history. My daughters were with me and just totally ate up all the history. It was great. It's also free and you cant beat that!! You have to go here. :)

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Kissimmee
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178 reviews 178 reviews
55 attraction reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I was very impressed with this museum. There is also a cute Resturant called, "The Egg" that's great. My favorite and only part I saw (due to remodeling?) was the civil rights room. It was stunning.

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centerville, ia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We go to this site every year and never tire of it. You walk through a very scenic area filled with wonderful animals. They are continually upgrading the site and have added zip lines and overhead walkways. This is a great place for all ages.

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Tallahasssee
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52 reviews 52 reviews
20 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I like to walk through the museum down stairs in the RA Grey Building and check out the various displays. My favorite is the Quilt display. It is a nice place to go with your children for an afternoon adventure at no cost.

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Tampa, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This is a great museum. A perfect attraction for all ages. It was lovely and educational. It is well-located and easy to get to.

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Tallahassee, Florida
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45 reviews 45 reviews
6 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

The Museum of Florida History is one of my annual destinations and I live in Tallahassee. On a hot summer day it is an oasis from the heat. It is fun and educational. They have a great gift shop which I often go to for an unusual and fun gift. The history is fun and often very interactive. The staff... More 

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Plainfield, Indiana
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Had a guided tour by a pleasant and well-versed young lady. Extremely interesting. The history of Florida was much different than I expected. The exhibits are excellent, well thought out and well laid out. I enjoyed this a lot.

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Thomasville, Georgia
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6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This museum was impressive, and easy to find. Parking was easy for a Saturday. Upon entering, there was a very nice older man who got my young son to write everyone's name on the visitors list. I had to spell everyone's name for him. We went in and there were neat displays about the ancient people of what is now... More 

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