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A fun couple of hours

Had been here several years ago and enjoyed it yet again. So many kids there having a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
pcjoan
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Palm Coast, fl
GREAT free museum

Good -Free admission, so an excellent way to spend at least an hour or two -Exhibits were all... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2021
hoonga0
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Tampa, Florida
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Reviewed 31 May 2021 via mobile

Good
-Free admission, so an excellent way to spend at least an hour or two
-Exhibits were all well-kept, and reasonably interactive and immersive, even with the pandemic
-Ample parking, on reasonably-sized spaces
-Very informative and educational
-Good immersive experiences, such as the "see underwater as a small fish" exhibit, which was unique

Not so good
-Nothing too serious
-I researched them online and was looking forward to the exhibit on plastics, so was a little disappointed in that the "exhibit" was no more than a few placards along one wall in the entrance lobby of the museum. As I was impressed with the other real exhibits, this didn't take much away from it.
-Would have liked more specimens, but appreciated all the info about the natural history of Florida

Overall, I would definitely recommend the museum to anyone, even if they charged <$10 for admission. I would question whether it was worth more than that.

Date of experience: May 2021
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floridamuseum, Marketing Specialist at Florida Museum of Natural History, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! Glad to hear you enjoyed your visit and hope you visit us again.

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Reviewed 26 May 2021

A perfect way to spend part of your day. Cool history and a friendly staff. I would plan to spend about 1-2 hours.

Date of experience: May 2021
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floridamuseum, Marketing Specialist at Florida Museum of Natural History, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2021

Thank you for your review, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit! Hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 10 May 2021

You could spend all day but just an hour or so is valuable. The information on the native peoples was nicely done and informative,

Date of experience: May 2021
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floridamuseum, Marketing Specialist at Florida Museum of Natural History, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2021

Thank you so much! We are glad you found our exhibits to be informative, hope you come visit us again!

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Reviewed 5 May 2021

This is such a gem! We took our six year old daughter, and she loved it as much as we did. We were a little disappointed that the children's area was closed, but it was completely understandable with Covid. Staff was super friendly and helpful, especially Sid (I think that was his name). He told us to take a photo under the mammoth tusks because they make the shape of a heart.

The exhibits were amazing and super informative. Please follow the directions of entrance because walking into the bone room was breathtaking.

This is a must do and being free made it all the better!

Date of experience: May 2021
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floridamuseum, Marketing Specialist at Florida Museum of Natural History, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2021

Thank you so much! We are glad you all enjoyed your visit and appreciate your understanding. Hope you come visit us again!

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Reviewed 20 April 2021 via mobile

Loved the mammoth bones. Well-done exhibits with professional dioramas. Good explanations of exhibits. Enjoyed. Children were excited! Wheelchairs available which helped me a lot!! Worthwhile time spent.

Date of experience: April 2021
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floridamuseum, Marketing Specialist at Florida Museum of Natural History, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2021

Thank you for your feedback, we're happy to hear you enjoyed your visit and glad that the wheelchairs were useful to you. Hope you come back again!

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