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Mulberry Phosphate Museum

101 SE 1st St, Mulberry, FL 33860-3169
+1 863-425-2823
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Sharks' teeth to dig for!

The museum has an outdoor area where Mosaic, the mining company, brings raw materials from their... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lakeland, Florida
Loved it

A good educational place to bring your kids, we will be back very soon and will inform family and... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
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101 SE 1st St, Mulberry, FL 33860-3169
+1 863-425-2823
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum has an outdoor area where Mosaic, the mining company, brings raw materials from their nearby phosphate mines. The gravel-like material contains prehistoric shark teeth, as well as other prehistoric artifacts such as bones, etc. There is a guide poster outside by the dig...More

Thank glennflorida1
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

A good educational place to bring your kids, we will be back very soon and will inform family and friends about this place.

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

If you like fossils and arrow heads, you might find enough here to make the trip worth your while. After all it is free. However, the phosphate info and Mulberry history is an easy find on Google. If you're driving by stop in but don't...More

Thank cppptravel11125
Reviewed 15 June 2017

It is a cute place for kids you can spend about an hour there if you read everything and sit with ur kids. The museum is made of train cars,caboose and another train plus the station. There is also a fossil dig so bring a...More

Thank Jeanmarie E
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Went there to learn more about fossils. Great selection of fossils found in the area on display. The lady at the museum was very helpful and seemed to enjoy talking about fossils. Once we had looked at the display of fossils, my friend and I...More

Thank Snobird4954
Reviewed 2 February 2017

It's on the small size but wonderful. They now have a train (engine) on display from the late 1800's. They dug this up I think in 2013. It was buried by phosphate miners and forgotten. They have fossils on display from animals that have long...More

Thank Kap1313
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

If you love history and ancient fossils, this is the place to visit. It was a quick visit but full of information that would explain the processes of phosphate mining and their benefits

Thank andyfrelick
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

This Place Has History and Offers Some Events Sometimes. Their is A Pile of Rocks in a Large Phosphate Shovel with Shark teeth In it. The Museum has Gallerys About Phosphate and Prehistoric Florida. Their is A Caboose, an Old Small Diesel Locomotive, and a...More

Thank KyleFromNorfolkVA
Reviewed 30 November 2016

It's the kind of place that you wouldn't even know was there unless you saw a review or read about it in a magazine. While visiting some friends in Mulberry we stopped in for a visit. It's not a place I would drive great distance...More

1  Thank Dutchie33
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The kids loved learning about fossils and digging for sharks teeth.The guide was very good with our rowdy bunch!

1  Thank mwalter62016
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