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Museum of Man in the Sea

17314 Panama City Beach Pkwy, Panama City, FL 32413-6038
+1 850-235-4101
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Better than last time

We had visited once a few years ago. It is now much better organized and labeled. They have also... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tracy W
Nashville, Tennessee

What a beautiful museum we attended. Although we did not go inside, there was plenty to see... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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This museum offers exhibits on the history of diving.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good52%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“on display” (6 reviews)
“subs” (4 reviews)
“cool stuff” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 15:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
17314 Panama City Beach Pkwy, Panama City, FL 32413-6038
+1 850-235-4101
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had visited once a few years ago. It is now much better organized and labeled. They have also refurbished SeaLab I that is outside. It was a rusting hulk when we visited before. Now it has been restored and there is a guided tour...More

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful museum we attended. Although we did not go inside, there was plenty to see outside. It's amazing how modern technology has come a long ways. If you are ever on your way to Panama City, drop by this museum...

Thank 671perlan
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This place looks like something out of a Sci-Fi Movie!!!!!! You will absolutely Love it. I was so amazed by all the neat stuff parked around the museum.

Thank Ralphthetraveler
m0mits, Manager at Museum of Man in the Sea, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thank you! I agree with you. The Museum is packed with awesome and interesting artifacts! Thank you for visiting

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

It was our last day in PCB & we knew it was going to be a rainy day so we planned to visit, accordingly. My 9, 10 & 11 year old children initially wanted to sit at the hotel & wait for the rain to...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Husband and I visited the Museum of Man in the Sea today and were glad we did. I never expected to find such an extensive display of equipment and history. The young lady that worked there really made the visit great for us. She gave...More

Thank BonnieBrant
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This museum was very interesting.So informational about diving. I learned so much. One could touch everything that they had on display. It was awesome. Also, the lady at the front new everything there was about diving and the history on it. Would definitely recommend if...More

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Neat way to find out about the history of diving. Informative and interesting. It is a great place for adults and children of school age.

Thank CathyT322
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

This museum is up and coming, and totally worth the stop if you have any interest in diving and/or Navy history. They have neat pictures and memorabilia of the aquanots who completed underwater missions. The SEALAB outside is interesting. Worth a visit and show your...More

1  Thank Alysse N
Reviewed 6 March 2017

My boyfriend and I visited on Valentine's Day. We had such a blast looking at all the artifacts from Sealab I-III. We spent probably an hour there. They gave a discount for military veterans which is awesome! We learned a ton of information about Sealab...More

Thank Nasagrl1326
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This museum looks a little shabby when you drive by, because there are all kinds of metal structures in the parking lot that are exposed to the elements, but it is a serious and unique collection focusing on the history of undersea diving. We stopped...More

1  Thank JoAnnP865
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Lisa J
29 June 2017|
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Response from Nasagrl1326 | Reviewed this property |
I read fast. But I did stop to take pictures. A lot of pictures, so give yourself at least 2 hours to enjoy the museum.
Samantha M
10 May 2017|
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Response from m0mits | Property representative |
All underwater submersibles at the museum are inoperable. You may climb inside and look around in some of them, but unfortunately, they are not in water for you to take a ride. The museum is home to the United State's first... More
Mary R
11 March 2015|
Response from Ussafs3 | Reviewed this property |
$5 for adults