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The Raney House Museum

128 Market St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1730
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Lovely home and great history lesson about Apalachicola. Thank you Apalachicola Historical Society... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2016
Jamie R
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Enjoyed the tour

Very neat tour if you are a history lover. The lady giving the tour was very knowledgeable and we... read more

Reviewed April 10, 2016
Phillip W
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
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128 Market St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1730
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Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

Lovely home and great history lesson about Apalachicola. Thank you Apalachicola Historical Society for looking after the old girl.

1  Thank Jamie R
Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Very neat tour if you are a history lover. The lady giving the tour was very knowledgeable and we really liked to hear some of the history of Appalachicola. A good way to break up the day if in Appalachicola.

1  Thank Phillip W
Reviewed April 6, 2016

Three rooms to see. We stayed about 10 minutes and that was too long. Only good thing was that it was free.

Thank mcc0471
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

The guide was very pleasant and knowledgeable. The house had a lot of history and interesting things to see. Would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Peter N
Reviewed March 16, 2016

Lots of history in this house.Would recommend going if in the area. it's free but one can donate. They still use the house for the Raney family reunions. Went on a Saturday about 2 PM and it was not crowded.

1  Thank roycefolks
Reviewed February 24, 2016

Docent was very knowledgeable and had many interesting history facts and stories. The house is open for tours every day unlike the Orman house which is closed tues and wed.

1  Thank donnamb6669
Reviewed February 21, 2016

We had a wonderful tour of this home by a very nice lady named Linda who was an ex school teacher and has lived in the area all her life. This free tour should not be missed while you are in town.

1  Thank Marge J
Reviewed February 18, 2016

We decided to take this tour based on other tripadvisor reviews and the price was right (free). Sara welcomed us into the home and gave a wonderful tour. She was very knowledgeable about the family and the time period. We enjoyed the tour so much...More

3  Thank Scott W
Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by to see when in town. Met Linda who was a walking encyclopedia of the history of this house, the town and many other sites in the town. Great place to spend an hour or so to learn about Apalachacola .

Thank Don J
Reviewed February 10, 2016

Our tour guide is a natural and devoted historian and storyteller. The tour and house were succinct and gave a good sense of the original condition of the house and lives of its inhabitants therein, as well as local life in Apalachicola's early years. Not...More

1  Thank D M
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Anne S
March 20, 2016|
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Response from Kevin E | Reviewed this property |
No. It is open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 1p-4p and Saturday 9a-5p.
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Stan041456
February 20, 2015|
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Response from geeparee22 | Reviewed this property |
Stan, My mother Sara is the docent at the Raney House Museum on Saturdays. She asked me to convey a warm welcome to you and say that she hopes to see you on the 28th at the Raney House. Hours are 10am to 4pm.
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