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St. Petersburg Museum of History

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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For nearly a century, the St. Petersburg Museum of History has shared the stories of the Sunshine City with visitors and residents alike. Stroll through the the history of St. Petersburg – from pioneers and trains to World War II and World Famous...more
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335 2nd Avenue NE, The Pier Approach, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3501
+1 727-894-1052
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This museum is a small gem in the heart of downtown Saint Petersburg. It is located on the water near a very cute café. It takes a little searching for because it’s near the construction area – however, It is worth a visit. We would especially suggest taking the docent tour.
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St. Petersburg Museum of History is similar to a regional museum. It covers marine life: fishing, turtles, boats, swimwear history, casting, etc. There’s craftsmanship and pleasure amidst the hard work on the water. There’s a room with an antique record player, camera, clock,
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Nice local exhibits but a very small museum. Friendly staff. Good baseball collection. Just......small.
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The museum touches on a lot of early history in the area. First commercial airline flight in the USA, Doc Webb's World's Largest and Most Unusual Drug Store at one time, fishing history, a Egyptian mummy that came to St. Pete, the world largest baseball collection, military
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Relatively small municipal museum featuring many historical photographs of the city plus diverse exhibitions featuring fishing,baseball and aviation.
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