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Indian Temple Mound and Museum

139 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-5817
+1 850-833-9595
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A place of reverence

This place is a must see gem. It is an old place. It is a good place to take the kids so they can... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
A Trip through the mound

If you are a Native American buff, this is an interesting sight to see. I would suggest a little... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John G
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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We are an educational and cultural institution of long standing traditions. It is our mission to preserve, interpret and present the prehistory and history of the Fort Walton Beach community and the Northwest Florida area from 14,000 B.C. through the 1950′s. We serve students, citizens and visitors through exhibits, educational programs, publications and special events.The Indian Temple Mound Museum is part of the Heritage Park and Cultural Center which also includes the Camp Walton Schoolhouse Museum, Garnier Post Office Museum, Fort Walton Temple Mound, and the Civil War Exhibit Building. One admission price covers all four museums!
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“civil war” (16 reviews)
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139 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-5817
+1 850-833-9595
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is a must see gem. It is an old place. It is a good place to take the kids so they can learn of the first people.

Thank gregdaniels1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are a Native American buff, this is an interesting sight to see. I would suggest a little research before 'you go. The staff was very informative but their time is limited. I'd also suggest you go in the morning. It's right on the...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small. Cramped. Accessible parking not close. Only steps to reach platform at top of mound. No pictures or ways to have full experience.

Thank touringpartners
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Four museums in one location, with interesting and well kept displays. I took my 8-year-old son and he was especially enthusiastic about the Camp Walton Schoolhouse Museum. The employee there, Gail, was absolutely wonderful! She encouraged my boy to touch and explore, play with the...More

1  Thank Deborah E
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I had driven by and even parked near this location several times during the past 4 or 5 years and always thought of going in. Well, I finally did and am sorry I put it off for so long. From the outside, it is not...More

4  Thank cantwelltom044
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Parking is very easy at any of the free public lots in the area and they're very easy to find. Also, there is parking on the side streets. The area is very safe so walking is not a concern. The "Indian Temple Mound" is located...More

5  Thank Tippinwa
Reviewed 27 January 2017

While venturing within the city limits, this place was a place my lady companion and I desired to visit. Here we were not disappointed. Once inside, you can stroll about, at your leisure, and observe various historical data, facts and artifacts from the area. The...More

Thank Shooster365
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Being a history nerd, I loved this museum! Actually went twice in one week! Tickets are reasonably priced and give you access to the Museum, Mound, Old School House, Post Office, and small civil war cabin. They have some really amazing artifacts, all locally found.

2  Thank rlj921
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I took my 12 year old grandson to see the Mound and visit the Museum. Unfortunately, the other 3 buildings had already closed but we received a pass to return another day when open (hours are very limited, check ahead online or call), The museum...More

2  Thank Cai53
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Museum as well as a schoolhouse and small civil war exhibits. Nice place for kids to learn about the history of Florida culture and people. Some interactive thugs for kids to do like weaving, trying out a bow drill, etc. The people working here are...More

Thank Kathryn D
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Marion K
Is there an admission fee if so how much
2 February 2016|
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Response from Miranda L | Reviewed this property |
Yes! I believe it's $5.80 for adults, kids are free I think. They have a website, if you search them on google it should pop up :)