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Indian Temple Mound and Museum

139 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-5817
+1 850-833-9595
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Very neat!

A great place to visit to learn about the Native Americans in the area and other history about the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
amyclatt
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Golconda, Illinois
wife always goes there

my wife lived in Ft. Walton for a while growing up. found one of the houses she lived in. she... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rob J
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North Little Rock
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We are an educational and cultural institution of long standing traditions. It is our mission to preserve, interpret and present the prehistory and history of the Fort Walton Beach community and the Northwest Florida area from 14,000 B.C. through the 1950′s. We serve students, citizens and visitors through exhibits, educational programs, publications and special events.The Indian Temple Mound Museum is part of the Heritage Park and Cultural Center which also includes the Camp Walton Schoolhouse Museum, Garnier Post Office Museum, Fort Walton Temple Mound, and the Civil War Exhibit Building. One admission price covers all four museums!
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139 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-5817
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to visit to learn about the Native Americans in the area and other history about the area. We loved it.

Thank amyclatt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my wife lived in Ft. Walton for a while growing up. found one of the houses she lived in. she likes to go to the museum and the mound.

Thank Rob J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Different than I expected, after watching the show on the tv. A burial ground you can only see from the outside. There's also and old school house, old post office , And civil war like mock up. I just expected something more authentic, when you...More

Thank Eliz J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a must see gem. It is an old place. It is a good place to take the kids so they can learn of the first people.

Thank gregdaniels1
Reviewed June 14, 2017

If you are a Native American buff, this is an interesting sight to see. I would suggest a little research before 'you go. The staff was very informative but their time is limited. I'd also suggest you go in the morning. It's right on the...More

Thank John G
Reviewed June 10, 2017 via mobile

Small. Cramped. Accessible parking not close. Only steps to reach platform at top of mound. No pictures or ways to have full experience.

Thank touringpartners
Reviewed March 10, 2017

Four museums in one location, with interesting and well kept displays. I took my 8-year-old son and he was especially enthusiastic about the Camp Walton Schoolhouse Museum. The employee there, Gail, was absolutely wonderful! She encouraged my boy to touch and explore, play with the...More

1  Thank Deborah E
Reviewed February 22, 2017

I had driven by and even parked near this location several times during the past 4 or 5 years and always thought of going in. Well, I finally did and am sorry I put it off for so long. From the outside, it is not...More

4  Thank cantwelltom044
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Parking is very easy at any of the free public lots in the area and they're very easy to find. Also, there is parking on the side streets. The area is very safe so walking is not a concern. The "Indian Temple Mound" is located...More

5  Thank Tippinwa
Reviewed January 27, 2017

While venturing within the city limits, this place was a place my lady companion and I desired to visit. Here we were not disappointed. Once inside, you can stroll about, at your leisure, and observe various historical data, facts and artifacts from the area. The...More

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Response from Miranda L | Reviewed this property |
Yes! I believe it's $5.80 for adults, kids are free I think. They have a website, if you search them on google it should pop up :)
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