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Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum

34725 West Boundry Road, Big Cypress Seminole Reservation, Clewiston, FL 33440-8883
+1 863-902-1113
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Superb museum....worth making the drive to see

The museum and centre is not on the beaten path, so you need to make the effort. But if you want to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael K
Super time at this museum!

This museum is located in the Seminole Indian Reservation in the Cypress National Preserve. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
J D
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Clermont, Florida
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Located on the Big Cypress Reservation, this museum celebrates the history and the culture of the Seminole Indians. Winner of a 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence!
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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34725 West Boundry Road, Big Cypress Seminole Reservation, Clewiston, FL 33440-8883
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+1 863-902-1113

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum and centre is not on the beaten path, so you need to make the effort. But if you want to find out more about the Seminole, their culture, and their history, you will find this fascinating. Well laid out exhibits give a sense...More

Thank Michael K
Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for making the trip out to visit us! We are so glad you found the journey worthwhile and were able to deepen your knowledge of Seminole history and culture!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is located in the Seminole Indian Reservation in the Cypress National Preserve. The museum is professionally designed and is awesome. Taking the walk on the 1 mile boardwalk was great fun and visiting the Village with artisans at work was so interesting. The...More

Thank J D
Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are so glad you took the trip out to the Big Cypress Seminole Reservation for a visit, the journey to get here is so scenic! We appreciate your suggestion of bug spray--it's a must this time of year!

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Small, modern, well organized museum showcasing the fascinating Seminoles. Good 18-minute introductory video, and lots of displays that illustrate Seminole culture and lifestyle. I would have liked more historical detail about arguably the most fascinating Indian tribe in North America, and I find it curious...More

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Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for your review--we really appreciate your feedback! We have plans underway to redesign our exhibits and in doing so we hope to be able to share more of the Seminole story. You are correct--there's so much to tell!

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

This museum does an excellent job of representing the Seminole Tribe,and for anyone truly interested in their history and culture then it's somewhat isolated location should not be a deterrent to visiting! This latest visit was my second and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The starting...More

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Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for your awesome and thorough review! We are so glad you visited the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum and took away a great and memorable message about the Seminole story.

Reviewed 12 May 2017

Beautifully designed and informative museum! There is a 20 minute orientation video to start your tour -- this provides a great overview of Seminole history and contemporary life. The exhibits showcase historic daily life and culture of the unconquered Seminole Tribe. A mile-long boardwalk through...More

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Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for your review and for your lovely compliments on all the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum has to offer! We are so proud to share the Seminole story with our visitors.

Reviewed 6 May 2017

This is my 2nd visit to the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum and this time I brought family from Canada. The displays of Seminole bead work and patchwork are especially exquisite. This museum is so well done that one can spend several hours viewing the exhibits, then enjoy...More

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Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you so much for your high praise! We are always delighted to hear from our visitors that we are doing a great job helping preserve the Tribe's history and culture. We hope you are able to visit us again as we rotate our exhibits!

Reviewed 15 April 2017

It's quiet a drive from Cape Coral to Seminole reservation through Hell's Kitchen but worth if in the end. Very large car park then a walk over a Gator pond into the museum. $10 entrance fee then a short film on the history of the...More

Thank broggy57
Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review; we are glad you found the experience worth the drive!

Reviewed 5 April 2017

Great educational museum, discover the history of Seminole tribes and see exhibits relating to life in the time period.

Thank Janet W
Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you for writing a review! We are always happy to know when our visitors have a meaningful experience here at the Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum.

Reviewed 31 March 2017

I'm usually not a fan of museums. Our group of 14 (from all over America) had 1.5 hours to spend at this museum. None of us were able to complete it. The legions slide show, (how the children were taught) was my favorite. The displays...More

Thank Buckeyebiker
Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you for your review! We believe there's something for everyone here and are so happy that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We very much enjoyed our visit to the museum. The introductory film and the exhibits are very good and informative about the Seminole history. There is a one mile boardwalk through the forest which is quite nice. It is a somewhat long drive from the...More

Thank Rich-Stamford
Carrie D, Visitor Services and Development Manager at Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2017

Thank you for your review! We are so glad you found the Museum worth your drive time! We like to say the drive is really part of the experience. Come visit us again!

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What is admission and how long does it usually take?
21 April 2016|
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Response from Ken H | Reviewed this property |
Previous answers covered the cost: $10 general admission, $7.50 for Sr. Citizens, Military, Students. As to the time, it greatly depends on how you like to visit museums. If you like to read most of the information posted... More
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