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Florida Historic Capitol Museum

400 S Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32399-6536
+1 850-487-1902
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The visit to the State Capitol was pleasant. Everyone from the officers at the front checkpoint to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roadtripist
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Miami, Florida
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A good field trip

This was a great place to take my students on a trip. It is free and the presenters are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nancy R
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Tallahassee, Florida
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The Florida Historic Capitol Museum serves to illuminate the past, present, and future connection between the people of Florida and their political institutions through programs of civic education, historic interpretation, and preservation.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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400 S Monroe St, Tallahassee, FL 32399-6536
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The visit to the State Capitol was pleasant. Everyone from the officers at the front checkpoint to the visitor center lady and gentleman was very friendly and helpful. The girl with long, dark hair who was working in the gift shop of the old Capitol...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great place to take my students on a trip. It is free and the presenters are knowledgable and helpful. The only problem is that the students have to be quiet as they walk through the halls due to the noise carrying to...More

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a local visit for me here in Tallahassee. The building was meticulously restored and offers a window into the past. I've visited a number of times over the years.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is hard to miss since it the capitol building was built around it. The staff was wonderful and explained the history of the building before we visited the exhibits. You can actually go in and walk around the rooms where the legislators actually...More

Thank Ward D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

what a great place to visit we had a great talk to the volunteers who obviously know their stuff they were all retired and they were proud of their heritagethe building has been renovated to the old style using the same furniture and carpts

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit to the capitol building. A lot of effort has been made to preserve and display Florida's history. It's a nice walk around this area and you can get some good pictures. The museum has some interesting and unique displays, and there...More

Thank W9535UMlisah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Parking isn't easy to find around the courthouse, but worth finding so you can take in this beautiful gem. A lot of history to discover if you have the time, and the building is in great shape, thanks to all the money and hard work...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed November 3, 2017

This is a true gem right next to the office building that calls itself the capitol building! The Capitol Museum hosts exhibits and the details of a State that grew from a few people to the massive population it has today - with this museum...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2017

The old Capitol building is adjacent to the current Capitol Building. It is free and you get a great perspective on the origins of the State of Florida and the evolution of the Capitol.

Thank Richard G
Reviewed October 26, 2017

this is a nice place to do a field trip with your grandkids or children to learn a little history of Florida.

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linedancer6
June 3, 2017|
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Response from William W | Reviewed this property |
Depending on your level of interest, you view everything in at least 2 hours! This is if you stop and look at the displays and read the stories!
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20hdk
February 14, 2017|
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Response from Keith R | Reviewed this property |
No, there are no parking facilities on site.
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