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Museum of Florida History

500 S Bronough St, Tallahassee, FL 32399-6504
+1 850-245-6400
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Recently Remodeled and Improved

We went to see the annual quilt show recently and were pleasantly surprised to see that the Museum... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tallahassee, FL
Southern Pride

Having major with a Political Science degree with a History minor, I recommend the Museum of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Felix P
Tallahassee, Florida
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Learn of Florida's rich history here.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:30
500 S Bronough St, Tallahassee, FL 32399-6504
+1 850-245-6400
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to see the annual quilt show recently and were pleasantly surprised to see that the Museum had received a bit of a face lift. The layout is much improved. We tend to go to the museum when they have a special show, but...More

Thank Tallahassee-Bob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having major with a Political Science degree with a History minor, I recommend the Museum of Florida History, to ALL Southern folks and alike, it gives you a different and refreshing history of Florida. The State of Florida, is not only Fun in the Sun...More

Thank Felix P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have never visited a State Museum in America that was not Outstanding, and Florida's ranks right up their with the very top in the Nation. The displays were superb and expertly done. The faces were so lifelike that I several times was stunned at...More

Thank AlanByrne
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Great place to stop and let the children out of the car and to learn more about Florida. Parking is a little sketchy because of the downtown location so be aware to start looking about a block away. The museum walks you through Florida history...More

Thank sarahkathleen1
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The museum does an excellent job of showing the history of Florida. Lots of interesting displays and artifacts provide the visitor with a great understanding of the history of the state of Florida. Overall, an excellent museum, especially considering there is no admission fee. If...More

Thank marchuk
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This museum give a great overview of Florida history. Many of the exhibits were interactive. It was a good way to spend a few hours

Thank mirraFlorida
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Visited with friends & several young children. There are lots of interesting exhibits for adults along with items that children can touch. The best surprise was Grandma's Attic where the children could touch & play with everything while the adults rested for a minute. Will...More

Thank krjmal
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing! Assuming you enjoy history and expanding your knowledge of our collective past! Wish we had arrived earlier in the day, so much and so many wonderful artifacts and information. Closing time 430pm. Free admission- awesome! Great and friendly staff always a...More

Thank James K
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The best items have to do with the Civil War and particularly the action around Pensacola. But there's plenty for everyone to enjoy, free of charge.

Thank Vandover
Reviewed 21 June 2017

A great place to trace major periods of Florida history from the native Indians to todays present period. Along the way archeological discoveries are presented in a context of continuing history.

Thank Richard M
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27 October 2016|
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Response from tomtri75 | Reviewed this property |
it all depends on your level of interest in the various exhibits, as others have aptly described. 3-4 hours would be completely adequate, I'd think. that would include time-outs for a snack and some sit down time to relax... More
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