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Address: 259 San Marco Ave., Saint Augustine, FL 32084
Phone Number: 904-824-8874
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A hands-on way to experience daily living activities from pre-European...

A hands-on way to experience daily living activities from pre-European times to 1926.

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Went here as part of a school fieldtrip. It was entertaining. Kids sat it an old school house classroom, wrote with a quill and ink, chalk, used a letter board then were treated... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
jjbenitez
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Miami Beach, Florida
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Miami Beach, Florida
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66 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here as part of a school fieldtrip. It was entertaining. Kids sat it an old school house classroom, wrote with a quill and ink, chalk, used a letter board then were treated to a Native American ceremony and traditional games of the time. Very enjoyable for the kids and adults.

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Thank jjbenitez
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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50 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

We enjoyed the museum exhibits, but too expensive if not included in the price of the Old Towne Trolley.

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1 Thank St_Augustine_Fan
Newnan, GA
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49 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

First of all, this is a great winter/spring/fall activity as it is mostly outdoors and can be very hot during the summer. You will learn all about native american and spanish life in early florida. This museum is fully immersive. You'll even get a job and get paid and you can spend your money in the gift shop.

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Thank jasonnkim
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

Had a great time! Both our teen and 10 yr old enjoyed it, we all learned lots of cool info. We got there later in the day and then the rains came so we had to leave earlier than we wanted... But the very nice lady at the gift shop (Leigh) gave us a rainy day pass to come back... More 

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Thank Debbie G
West Palm Beach, Florida
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

We spend around 2 hours in there !! Our guide was very knowledgeable and made our experience great!!! If you are curious about how thing were centuries ago you are going to like this place!!??

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Thank Marisol A
atlanat ga
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1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

Great place for kids! Lots of hands on activities. Wear comfortable closed toed shoes. It is does get a little warm. Bring a hand held fan if you can.

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1 Thank kerryfsu
Jacksonville, Florida
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Our family went to the Old Florida Museum this past weekend and I was not sure what to expect. Our tour guide started off with some fun history of the museum itself and discussed the "rules". After getting our paperwork signed (you will know what this is about when you go), the tour begins. Our guide was very knowledgeable and... More 

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2 Thank iuptubaman
Altha, Florida
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18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

A look back of how it use to be and what people used and the history it allows us to see is just unbelievable so glad we went to this one

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1 Thank Pauline P
Charlotte, North Carolina
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We visited with our 9 year old son. Perfect balance of staff interaction, guiding us through vs time on our own. There's a chance to play the period games as the settler and sailors did and participate in such activities as exploring period housing, earning gold pieces, candle making, etc. History comes to life and is better appreciated when experienced... More 

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Homestead, Florida
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20 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

I visited with my 13yo daughter and my 14yo son. I had never been there before and wasn't sure what to expect. I wasn't sure my kids would really enjoy it but much to my pleasant surprise they both LOVED IT. It is very interactive. There were games, tools, props, and lots of interesting facts from those eras. My kids... More 

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