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“lovely and interesting place” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Barnacle State Historic Site

Barnacle State Historic Site
3485 Main Highway, Coconut Grove, Miami, FL 33133 (Coconut Grove)
305-448-9445
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Ranked #61 of 215 things to do in Miami
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Florida
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108 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“lovely and interesting place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

good music in the park, tour through the house is so interesting and the place is so special, our kids want to life in a house like this. We learnt so much. And the mystery hole on the property...??? Go there!!!!!

Visited March 2013
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Plantation, Florida
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91 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“lovely place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

Nice place to relax while listening good bands. Love it! and kids run and play freely with no problem.

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Louisiana
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24 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Little Bit of Old Florida”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

We also missed the last tour of the day so contented ourselves with looking in the house windows -- but there is actually a lot to see anyway: the proa (outrigger canoe), the boat dry-dock, the hurricane braces on the house walls (that aparently worked ina real hurricane) plus just the natural landscape and plants. A real treat!

Visited February 2013
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Boca Raton, Florida
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Peeking in the Windows”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Great little gem. We missed the last tour of the day (2:30) which we learned meant that we could not go into the house. It would have improved the trip, but we enjoyed the grounds and peeking in the windows. For the $2.00 park access fee, it is a wonderful bargain.

Visited February 2013
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Miami, Florida
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46 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Historic Miami site.. where did it come from”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Lovely site in the middle of Coconut Grove with a tour of the home of one of Miami's founders and peaceful setting in the middle of busy Coconut Grove. Entrance is a path through the classic hardwood hammock that once connected all of downtown MIami from the Miami River to Coconut Grove. Nicely signed with natural history information.

Visited December 2012
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