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Tallahassee Museum

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great Experience!

I went here with a group of Girl Scouts of varying elementary ages and not only was the staff... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fun for the kids

I loved going to see all of the animals in their habitats. For kids, its a very neat experience, as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tallahassee, Florida
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Nestled within 52 acres of flora and fauna, the Tallahassee Museum is an oasis close to the heart of downtown. The Tallahassee Museum features a working 1880s pioneer farmstead, native Florida wildlife habitat (including panthers and red wolves...more
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3945 Museum Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32310-6325
+1 850-576-1636
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I went here with a group of Girl Scouts of varying elementary ages and not only was the staff attentive and put on very good programs, the grounds and displays were nicely varied and fun for people of all age. There were other activities that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved going to see all of the animals in their habitats. For kids, its a very neat experience, as well as for all ages! My favorite where the Otters that were visiting. Overall, its a cool place to visit.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank safiaperez
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Museum the day before Thanksgiving (during school holidays). We were surprised at how busy the Museum was but the guides were great with getting people harnessed up and onto the courses. We didn’t feel crowded whilst on the course because everyone was...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MumsRating83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great area to walk around and see amazing wildlife, up close. Told my daughter to take our grandson there when she drives down to Florida to see us. Well worth the trip. Also many activities for the children.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed 24 October 2018

We are members and have been coming here for many years. The museum is great but it's way over do for some updates. I would like to see some updates to the playground area in future as well as other areas. Would be great to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RyChamberlain
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Had a blast seeing all that’s around. Love the history all around and the animals are all from around the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 308bens
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

I first went here on a school field trip in elementary school, and as an adult I’ve introduced it to friends, family and have taken my neices and nephews multiple times. It’s a museum, zoo, historical site and adventure zone. It’s a little bit of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Nice setting; great to see animals in their natural habitat and not in cages; though I very much dislike snakes, I think it is awful that they are resigned to small tanks; would be great for them to be in their natural habitat as well,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 23brigittem
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

My father and I came to this antique car museum last weekend and wow what an amazing experience! There is one owner of the museum and all of the contents in it so yes we were very envious of the gentleman. There are so many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jaxtravelinman
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Used to me call the Junior Museum. Still has the animals and a couple of old buildings which is interesting . But to compare this to a zoo is a great big no.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Dazy D
23 February 2018|
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Response from A9316UQrobertar | Reviewed this property |
Take your time and enjoy the museum. Stop at the animals for a bit Mornings seem to me to see creation moving about. Time depends on when you go. Some times there are activities that are closed at other times. Check ahead... More
24 January 2017|
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Response from pioneermom2011 | Reviewed this property |
service dogs are typically very well-behaved and I would think it should not present a problem. As long as you have the proper credentials I don't think they can refuse you entrance.
19 June 2016|
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Response from TreeToTreeAdventures | Property representative |
For the Canopy Crossing and Soaring Cypress courses all participants must go through a "briefing" where a course guide teaches the rules of the course and how to work all of the equipment on the harness. Then everyone must... More