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Address: Brooksville, FL
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We had such an amazing time today 9/8/16. A true adventure. There were 4 of us and they way it was presented to us made us feel special. Be prepared for an amazing fun and yes... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Charlotte S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such an amazing time today 9/8/16. A true adventure. There were 4 of us and they way it was presented to us made us feel special. Be prepared for an amazing fun and yes even scary. The ladies that were were showing us the house were fun and very informative. We look forward to going back.

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Thank Charlotte S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This old home is gorgeous and full of history! We loved visiting and getting to see every room in the home, even the attic! It is decorated with period appropriate furniture and clothing, including some original to the home! The tour guides were very knowledgeable! Everyone can learn something here!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Significant historical facts of Brooksville. The architecture, and peoples of the period are quite interesting to follow.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

The most noteworthy thing about this museum is it's large collection of varied items, from military uniforms to medical artifacts. Furnishings, toys, clothes and kitchen utensils. Docents lead complementary tours of this 3 story house. Very interesting.

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Thank Kris M
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We were in line to enter and the family in front of us had two children. The one child was close to his mother and she had his hand the entire time. He did not say anything or cause any type of commotion. The other child was very well behaved as well. After the family paid for admission the one... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Very interesting history of the house and the area with lots of military uniforms, civil war and WW1 relics. Once owned by a doctor it was used as a hospital with most of the equipment on display. It is said to be haunted and they have ghost tours available . Nice way to spend an hour or more.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the step back in time of the Victorian period and the connection to Brooksville. A wedding party was coming in to have pictures taken as we were leaving - a $5.00 fee is charged but we left a larger contribution to help continue to fund the Heritage Museum - worth a visit if your in the area!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016

We went on the Saturday afternoon tour and then went on the 8pm ghost tour, Both were great. The staff are all volunteers and very knowledgeable and passionate about the May-Stringer House and the history of Brooksville. The admission prices are very reasonable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

The docents were eager to share their knowledge and each room of the house is furnished with unique items. There is a late Victorian kitchen filled with antique food preparation items, a militarization, a communications room with an old telephone switchboard from the two, an old doctor's office and two lovely bedrooms. One of those bedrooms belonged to Jessie Mae... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Quaint eclectic museum - great idea for a rainy day - over all a fun and informative experience! Each room has it's own theme and collection. The museum guides were friendly and knowledgeable.

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