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Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Nice museum beautiful boardwalk

Coming back from Billy's Swamp we stopped at this museum. Because it was already 3:45 PM and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Folkert1955
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Heerlen, The Netherlands
Great place to learn about a new culture

This museum was built to help teach the local community about the way they live still to this day... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2018
joefocht53
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Tamarac, Florida
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Located on the Big Cypress Reservation, this museum celebrates the history and the culture of the Seminole Indians. Winner of a 2015-2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence!
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34725 W Boundary Rd, Clewiston, FL 33440-8883
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coming back from Billy's Swamp we stopped at this museum. Because it was already 3:45 PM and the museum closes at 5:00 we had to rush the 1,7km long Boardwalk. Inside the museum we did not have time to watch te movies but it is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 15, 2018

This museum was built to help teach the local community about the way they live still to this day. If you want to learn about the way the Seminole live and the reason why they live that way this is the place to learn. It...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2018

Its located on the Big Cypress reservation of the Seminoles. They have a mile long boardwalk through a cypress dome adjacent to the museum. The museum has a multiscreen media presentation, exhibits, they create and sell crafts and carvings. The staff is very good.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 387indy
Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2018

Thank you for your review! We are glad you had a great experience here.

Reviewed October 14, 2018

This was a small museum, but very unique. The drive to the museum is very nice. You have to drive through the Indian reservation and it was a really nice drive, although the road was a bit winding. The museum itself is kind of small....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you for your fantastic and thorough review! You really hit on the highlights here including the drive out (so peaceful), the galleries, and the boardwalk. Thanks for taking the time to share your experience with us and with future visitors.

Reviewed August 3, 2018

Recently visited this museum with the Miata Club of Southwest Florida. The museum staff was very accommodating to our group. Although the museum is smaller than I anticipated, it is very informative. I would definitely recommend taking the docent guided tour rather than a self...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rebecca W
Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed the Museum and boardwalk!

Reviewed August 2, 2018

It was lovely to get away from the frantic pace and intensity of most of south Florida for a few hours. The staff were friendly and the film and various displays were quite informative. Nothing went into very much depth...it would have been ideal for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you for your review! We really appreciate your feedback and will keep your suggestions in mind as we develop future exhibits.

Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

The museum shows a lot of history about the Indians that lived in the area. It highlights their struggles against the other Floridians and how they lived prior to and after the Europeans arrived. There are numerous displays and interactive activities and is fun for...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jason H
Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Thank you for your review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and learned more about Seminole history and culture while you were here.

Reviewed June 15, 2018

The exhibits at this very welcoming museum are designed to inform visitors of all ages about the history and culture of the Seminole Tribe of Florida. The museum itself is a state-of-the-art facility that also works to preserve the tribe's history. If the weather permits,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Keith H
Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. We strive every day to do the Tribe proud so we really appreciate hearing feedback that it's apparent to our visitors how important this is.

Reviewed May 5, 2018

My wife and I visited may 3 , 2018 it was a very educational experience. Young children my not understand but 9-10+ should enjoy. The boardwalk allows for close up wildlife at right time of day. Thanks

Date of experience: May 2018
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Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 1, 2018

Thank you for your review! We are so glad you had a great visit and learned more about Seminole history and culture!

Reviewed March 16, 2018

Beautifully laid out, interesting exhibits,with lots to see, and learn. Enjoy the informative film, in the Auditorium before beginning your tour of the Museum. Plenty of parking close by, and a Museum shop inside. Set in the Everglades, with lots to see,and do. Well worth...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2018

Thank you for your excellent review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum!

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Previous answers covered the cost: $10 general admission, $7.50 for Sr. Citizens, Military, Students. As to the time, it greatly depends on how you like to visit museums. If you like to read most of the information posted... More
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