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Museum of Florida History

500 S Bronough St, Tallahassee, FL 32399, USA

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About Museum of Florida History

The Museum of Florida History is the U.S. state of Florida's history museum, housing exhibits and artifacts covering its history and prehistory. The museum features a gallery with exhibits that change every few months. Current displays include Beaches, Creatures, and Cowboys: Florida Movie Posters and The Florida Highwaymen Paintings.



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Florida State Capitol0.28km from Museum of Florida History

The Florida State Capitol in Tallahassee, Florida, is an architecturally and historically significant building listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Florida Department of Management Services maintains the Capitol Complex, which is open to the public Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Cascades Park0.88km from Museum of Florida History

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Mission San Luis3.57km from Museum of Florida History

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Tallahassee Museum6.44km from Museum of Florida History

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Lake Jackson Mounds State Park7.6km from Museum of Florida History

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Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park9.49km from Museum of Florida History

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This is the southeastern part of the U.S. state of Florida. It is the most populous county in Florida and the seventh-most populous county in the United States. It is also Florida's third-largest county in terms of land area,