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A small but great Museum right here @ the beach!! We are so glad we checked it out! We will be... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
hoss4twa
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Mr and Mrs William Kolb with two grandsons age 10 and 6

One of the best outings we have done all summer! Very interesting and packed full of information... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
Charlotte K
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381 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250-5425
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

A small but great Museum right here @ the beach!! We are so glad we checked it out! We will be going back & taking our company & friends!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hoss4twa
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

One of the best outings we have done all summer! Very interesting and packed full of information. We are from the area so we already knew some facts about the area, Mr Townsend our tour guide was absolutely wonderful, patient with the grandsons and let...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Charlotte K
Reviewed January 2, 2018

I visit aver few months- I love the beach history. They have an extra room they rotate exhibits through. I have seen several artists features. The Museum extends across the street- but you need a guide to take you through them (they stay locked). All...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Crystal O
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Excellent Museum in the heart of Jacksonville Beach. Great history displays of beach towns including Jax Beach, Atlantic Beach, Neptune Beach, and more. Displays include great old photos and artifacts. Outdoor Park includes Historical Buildings brought in from other locations - great collection from the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank TJM_60
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

I have been visiting Ponte Vedra/Jax beach for many decades but had never stopped in the museum until this trip. The history of the Jacksonville beaches area is fascinating.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank sdbc69
Reviewed July 1, 2017

We visited this park/museum after it was closed....after driving by it for 3 years! We couldn't go inside any buildings, but walking through and reading the information was enjoyable. We thought there was only a train, but there is so much more about the history...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank pitterpat000
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

This also functions as the Visitor Information Center, and was a great option when we got to the beach and it started to rain. No admission fee. Lots of local Jacksonville history, including a very informative film that takes about 15 min to watch. And...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank JCKimmer
Reviewed April 24, 2017

This was such a nice place to visit. There are several buildings and a train! from the era of Henry Flagler, Developer of Florida, and a delightful garden. After having visited so many Flagler related places around the state, this is the first time we...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank MontereyFoodie
Reviewed April 11, 2017

The museum and history park in Jacksonville Beach is a lovely venue for a family afternoon, a concert or an art opening. It is a wonderful compliment to the community. There is a permanent display that shows the history of north Florida and the Beaches...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank capnrick66
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Beaches Museum and History Park is a true gem! First off, it is free (we left a donation). The volunteers that run this are very friendly and informative. It starts off with a short video about the history of the area beaches. Then after looking...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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