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Plantation Historical Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Small free museum

The historical museum had its humble beginnings in a back room of city hall. In 1985 the museum... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Arielfl
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Coconut Creek, Florida
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Very nice little quaint place

Very out of the way and it look me years to know it was even there but I'm glad I went. It is a... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2019
LGolden33324
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Davie, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The historical museum had its humble beginnings in a back room of city hall. In 1985 the museum opened behind the library in the Plantation Botanical Gardens. The museum contains an annex dedicated to the history of the Plantation fire department. Permanent displays in the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 4, 2019

Very out of the way and it look me years to know it was even there but I'm glad I went. It is a local historical museum but interesting in its own right. Nice place to spend a little time and relax, maybe even learn...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 25, 2019

We look forward to visiting this museum EVERY YEAR during the Christmas Holiday season! We LOVE all the trees & decorations! There is NO PARKING or ADMISSION FEE! A "DONATION" is suggested! The museum ALSO has exhibits at other times during the year. There is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

This is a great museum to see as there is a variety of artifacts, but more interesting is the knowledge that John, the curator, and Robert, a frequent presenter, brings to the historical and cultural realm of the museum. The staff are great, friendly, and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

The museum is hard to find. We parked at the back of the library and saw a small weathered sign indicating “museum”. This could be much better. We followed the brick walk way and ASSUMED we were heading in the right direction. We read the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 14, 2018

This is a small, quaint museum with focus on the history of the city and other rotating exhibits. When I was there, this exhibit was about WWI. It took about 45 minutes to see everything. Very informative for its size and free admission.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2018

So glad I was able to check out this museum in Plantation, having just moved to the area. It is worth visiting for the war memorabilia and the Native American historical replicas. There is not a lot to see but its warm, friendly and very...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank InvestCaribbean
Reviewed April 8, 2018

I've taken my kids to see the holiday tree display for many, many years. It's a small museum, but the trees are beautifully decorated. They even have one hanging upside-down! Admission is free. Certain times they have a Santa present. The elderly ladies that volunteer...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank littleone1118
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Local tradition of fun, decorated Christmas trees. We are usually out of town for the holidays and finally got to see this within our community. It's a fun thing to do...supporting local organizations and creativity! Everyone was sooooo nice! I would recommend in December -...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

This is one of those places that is #offthebeatenpath but worth visiting. First, admission is free! They have a great event during the Christmas holidays, but most people don't know that there are other exhibits, like the current ones on the 1st World War and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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