South Florida Museum

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O V E R V I E W
Facility:South Florida Museum
Description:The largest natural and cultural history museum on Florida's Gulf Coast! Discover Florida's story from the prehistoric to the present with life-sized casts of Ice Age mammals that roamed in Southwest Florida 12,000 years ago, realistic dioramas, and fossil exhibits that explain how Florida was formed.

Experience Florida's First Peoples and see the world renowned Tallant Collection of artifacts, the most comprehensive collection of material from archeological sites in Florida, dating from the Paleoindian period to the arrival of the Spanish explorers in the early 1500's. Wonder at the variety of animal life through natural history exhibits and journey back to 16th century Spain in our Spanish Plaza with a replica of a 16th century chapel. Not to be missed is the changing exhibits gallery, with new and exciting programs planned throughout the year.
A D D R E S S
Address 1:201 10th Street West
Address 2:
City:Bradenton
State/Province:FL
Zip Code:34205
V I S I T I N G   I N F O
Hours:January through April and the month of July: Open 7 days a week.
Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sundays from 12 noon to 5 p.m.

All other months: Open 6 days a week.
Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sundays from 12 noon to 5 p.m.

Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day & New Year's Day.
The Museum is closed for annual maintenance the last two weeks in August, re-opening the first day after Labor Day.
Admission:Adults: $15.95
Seniors (60+): $13.95
Children (4-12): $11.95
Under 4: Free (w/adult)
Telephone:(941) 746-4131
Website:http://www.southfloridamuseum.org
R E V I E W S
Lily A., Co-op Member
We love the South Florida Museum. It is great for all age levels. We've been going to the museum since our oldest was 3 and have always found something to see and do.
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