Florida Museum of Natural History-Exhibits - Things to Know Before Visiting
3215 Hull Rd, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
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About Florida Museum of Natural History-Exhibits
As the official natural history museum of Florida, the Florida Museum of Natural History was chartered in 1917 by the Florida Legislature.
Attractions Near Florida Museum of Natural History-Exhibits
The Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art occupies 112,800 square feet of space, making it one of the largest university art museums in the South.
On the University of Florida campus, there is a small lake called Lake Alice. Gainesville's lake is a wildlife area and one of the few places in the city where one can see live alligators.
The Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention is named after Dr. Robert Cade, the lead inventor of Gatorade, and reflects his philosophy of combining science and art in a way that is "purposeful creativity".
Kanapaha Botanical Gardens are Florida's largest public bamboo gardens and the Southeast's largest herb garden as of 2005.
Matheson History Museum building, formerly an American Legion hall, opened in 1994 as a museum
As well as picnic facilities, there is an area to park and unload horses to ride along the state trail at Bolware Springs Park.
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Gainesville is the chief metropolitan area for Alachua County. It is known for its diverse culture, local music, and artisans.