Very friendly and informative docent's with stories to tell. This is a wonderful museum reflecting how life used to be lived on Sanibel Island back in the late 1800's/early 1900's. Life back then is documented in a video of it's original inhabitants. There is also a
"button" in each building, that if pressed, will start a verbal recording telling you about that building's history.
The museum also covers the Caloosa Indians that inhabited the area before white and black settlers. The museum has approximately 8 or 9 buildings that are chock full of historic "artifacts". I was surprised these artifacts are "not" glassed in nor are the rooms roped off. They allow you to go from building to building and view the buildings at your own pace and virtually everything is accessable (although they don't want anyone to sit on these antique pieces of furniture nor touch the antique dolls, pieces of clothing etc.) and that makes perfect sense, as they are old and breakable.
I'm a Florida native and this is one of the best museum's I've seen that shows "Old" Florida. This is a "gem" and only cost $5.00 and can't be beat!
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