Museum of Florida History

Learn about the nuanced history of Florida with this extensive collection of Florida-based artifacts. View exhibits on Florida in the Civil War, Florida in WWII, and the History of Florida from 1513-1821. Group tours include Survival: Florida, Destination: Florida, and a My Symbols, My State, My Florida program. Traveling Exhibits are also available through the TREX program, in which museum educators come to your location with items from the collection.
 
Contact Info
Address: 500 S Borough Street., Tallahassee, Florida, 32399. Leon County. Tel: 850-245-6400. Email: trampas.alderman@dos.myflorida.com. Website: www.museumoffloridahistory.com. Hrs: Mon.-Fri. 9AM-4:30 PM Sat. 10AM-4:30PM, Sun. 12PM-4:30PM. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Tours. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Cost: Free.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN:  Social Studies, Citizenship. 
 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

Hunting for ideas to make museum trips more exciting? Allow a sculpture to inspire a creative story. Enact a skit from a painting. Sketch creatures from a science exhibit. Giving your students a fun focus can make a trip to the museum more enjoyable.... Continue