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Cedar Key Museum State Park

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Nice place to grab a little history

Stopped by for a Rainy Day Visit. Not a lot to see, but, you get the islands history and the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
801kurth
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Smyrna, Tennessee
Nice piece of history

The small museum and house are both covered by a nominal $2/person fee. Like Cedar Key itself, it's... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2018
cmanofcape
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Cape Canaveral
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Learn about the interesting history of this small town and the surrounding area.
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12231 SW 166th Ct, Cedar Key, FL 32625-6200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped by for a Rainy Day Visit. Not a lot to see, but, you get the islands history and the Rangers are full of good suggestions. The historic house was nice to tour.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 801kurth
Reviewed 26 December 2018

We enjoyed our visit. The exhibits were very interesting and the historical home self tour was also very interesting. Loved seeing the old mixing bowls and sink, etc., which my family used in the 50's-70's.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Middletonb
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Lots of information about the history of Cedar Key in a pristine setting with access to the former home of one of the area’s most dedicated resident’s.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank F4035ZZalexc
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Tucked away in Cedar Key, this Park is a great way to spend a few hours. The exhibits are very informative and well kept. The rangers are friendly and, the site is clean and relaxing. No crowds here. So, take your time and enjoy.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anoriginal2014
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Very small but nice museum showing the history of the Key. The house on the property was nicely done. We did the whole thing in about 30 minutes.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank travelgrlFlorida
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Cedar Key has it all, History, Great SeaFood, the best Clam Chowder in the world. With a warm friendly atmosphere

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Joe C
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This is a must-visit place when spending time in Cedar Key. You can ride a bike or golf cart over and spend an hour or two learning and enjoying the artifacts.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank mkeller67
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Nice little Museum it will not take a whole lot of your time but if you take your time and look and read you'll find out things about the history of Cedar Key from your little trip through the museum and the grounds there's an...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Southern64
Reviewed 10 June 2018

The small museum and house are both covered by a nominal $2/person fee. Like Cedar Key itself, it's small but interesting. Nice little peak into Florida history.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cmanofcape
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The park was covered with our annual pass, but the museum was a small charge. It was well worth it to come in and get some history from the park ranger and look at and read the displays. The historic Whitman house was a pleasant...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank James L
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Anne E
12 January 2017|
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Response from MAGGI H | Reviewed this property |
the admission to cedar key museum is a few dollars. have great photo collection.
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