Florida International Museum
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|Facility:||Florida International Museum|
|Description:||Florida International Museum (FIM) has become one of Florida's premier cultural attractions, having hosted over 2.5 million visitors from all 50 states and over 100 countries since it opened in 1995.
The museum is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, dedicated to providing educational, cultural and historical exhibitions. To date, over 700,000 school children have toured the museum. In 1999, the museum opened year-round for the first time with John F. Kennedy: The Exhibition which closed in 2003. In 2000 The Cuban Missile Crisis exhibition opened, focusing on the events of 1962. This exhibit closed in 2005 and will be on exhibit at the soon to be built Cold War Museum in Virginia .
Also in 2000, the museum became an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and has since housed artifacts from the Smithsonian and traveling exhibitions on a rotating basis.
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|Address 1:||100 2nd St N|
|V I S I T I N G I N F O|
|Hours:||Museum Hours starting September 14, 2007
Monday - closed
Tuesday thru Saturday - 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday - 12 noon to 5 pm
Last entry is 1 hour prior to closing.
Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve Closed
New Year's Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day Closed
$ 8 Senior and Military
$ 5 Students (Age 7 and older)
Free Age 6 and under
$ 7 Groups of 10 or more
$ 5 School Groups
Discounts: $2 AAA Members, $2 Smithsonian Institution Members
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