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Constitutional Convention Museum State Park

Allen Memorial Way, Port Saint Joe, FL
+1 850-229-8029
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Terrific, fun and educational!

This little known park marks the place where the first Florida State Constitution was signed. Here... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2015
Victoria G
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Tallahassee, Florida
Cute little museum

We visited the museum with an interest in learning about the town of St. Joseph's that existed only... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2015
arlie2015
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Niagara Falls, Canada
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Allen Memorial Way, Port Saint Joe, FL
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Reviewed 28 March 2015

This little known park marks the place where the first Florida State Constitution was signed. Here you will find a small but interesting and interactive museum that the children and I appreciated - as well as a stone monument with a gorgeous view of the...More

3  Thank Victoria G
Reviewed 26 March 2015

We visited the museum with an interest in learning about the town of St. Joseph's that existed only for a few years in the early 1800's. The Florida constitution is covered here also. Very interesting with the limited amount of actual artifacts of the town.

2  Thank arlie2015
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Nice museum and lots of history here. We stopped in one afternoon and went thru the exhibits....great learning experience. Small museum but lots of things to see. Curator was very knowledgeable. Beautiful park

3  Thank teresah678
Reviewed 17 February 2015

Wonderful trees in this historical park. Nice to see if you like history. The monument marks the spot where the first state convention was held and is a beautiful reminder of the past.

3  Thank Kandi Z
Reviewed 24 July 2014

If you like history you will enjoy this little museum. You can tour the museum and examine artifacts and read articles about the history of Port Saint Joe and the creation of their state constitution. There is a small fee of 2.00 per person unless...More

3  Thank 333travelgal
Reviewed 16 June 2014 via mobile

We were only here for a short time, but the park was beautiful. It is a great place to get out and stretch your legs. It's very quiet and in a nice neighborhood. The park is very well kept, would like to come back when...More

2  Thank Brandon B
Reviewed 20 April 2014

Got a real feel for the Real Florida at this museum. Free to State Park pass people, $2 for others. Read about the Boom and the terrible Bust that happened in just 4 years. Tour guide was great. Artifacts were good, too. We're 62,66,82 and...More

2  Thank Bonnie G
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Once again, we were impressed by another of Florida's historical sites and parks. The artifacts and exhibits educated us about Florida's history up to and after creation of their state constitution. The forest ranger was friendly and knowledgeable, and shared stories about Florida that add...More

2  Thank kjcram
Reviewed 7 April 2013

Interesting place with lots of old Florida artifacts. There is a monument marking the spot where the Florida Constitution was signed in 1838. Lovely park just outside Port St. Joe, FL. right on the beautiful bay.

4  Thank alabama742016
Reviewed 27 November 2012

The exhibits were excellent and presented a good history of the constitutional convention. The site for this Park is beautiful; large trees; and a view out to the bay through the trees.

3  Thank SLCleary
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