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Eldora State House

New Smyrna Beach, FL
+1 386-428-3384
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A very different side of NSB

Enjoyed the short walk through the shaded forest (take bug spray!). The history of the house and... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2016
debpaige
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Atlanta, Georgia
interesting for Florida history and outdoors

This house is on the national seashore and gives a nice glimpse into old Florida. There is also a... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2016
Sally W
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Umatilla, Florida
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This newly restored house features the photos and artifacts from the old town of Eldora.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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New Smyrna Beach, FL
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+1 386-428-3384
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Reviewed 24 May 2016

Enjoyed the short walk through the shaded forest (take bug spray!). The history of the house and community are very interesting and the view of the lagoon is lovely!

Thank debpaige
Reviewed 7 May 2016

This house is on the national seashore and gives a nice glimpse into old Florida. There is also a pier and people were fishing and we met some kayakers. The house has old photos and talks about the area, both natural and historical. A volunteer...More

Thank Sally W
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Eldora State House or Moulton House is all that remains of a small waterfront community existing between 1877 and 1900. The name eldora is derived from the names Ellen and Dora Pitzer and given to the resurrected post office in 1889. Mr Georg Pitzer being...More

Thank Henry L
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This place is under rated and a cool place to see , I would recommend it while you are visiting , then you can walk out to the bay too ...

1  Thank jimhalethorpe
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

But beautiful sunsets! Currently the hours are only on Fri/Sat/Sun. But the view of the sunset from the rocking chairs on the porch was with it!

Thank Paula G
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Very interesting history and video. If you are in the park a must stop to learn about the area and what they tried to make it. Worth sitting on the front porch and looking out over the river.

Thank Ed H
Reviewed 28 March 2016

This stately estate is very limited in rooms open to public; but what is available is chock full of eye opening history. One can walk along the grounds and look at the shore..and then see and feel what it must have been like for the...More

Thank HansLudwig2014
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Not much to see here. It opened late, since being run by volunteers, they get there when they get there. No sense of urgency to open by 12 pm. It's located in the Cape Canaveral State Park and is just one of the things to...More

Thank JAmerican2
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Nice short walk from the parking area to the house. If docents are there you get a good overview of the happenings when this area was a stopover and a very nice film of the area.

Thank Sandra S
Reviewed 19 March 2016

This is a well preserved/renovated historical place that will take you back to early settlers time. The park guide was very interesting and certainly knew his topic.

Thank DGHBerkley
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