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As the largest natural and cultural history museum on Florida's Gulf Coast, the South Florida Museum offers engaging exhibits as well as educational programs that interpret the scientific and cultural knowledge of Florida, the world and our...more
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We had a great day at the South Florida Museum. For me, the Planetarium shows were the best part, particularly the ones that were described as "live." Howard, the...More
Whether you want to go through the museum and
learn about “old Florida” or visit the Planaterium to learn about the stars; it’s a great “go to” place.
Interesting lectures throughout the summer for kids and adults.
I must admit that while it was on our list of possibilities when visiting Bradenton/Anna Maria Island, we probably would not have gone to the museum if it had not been raining at the beaches. When we finished at the museum we were so glad...More
We went for summer learning day and the 2 7th graders I had with me ended up really enjoying themselves. They really enjoyed the example of an old pioneer cabin as well as the timeline of different events that happened throughout the world and how...More
Went to the museum today, and surprisingly spend a good 2 hours there. We did see a show at the planetarium but didnt see any aquarium shows. We will go back another time when we plan it better so we can see more shows. The...More
We always visit the Museum and Planetarium whenever we holiday in Florida. We love to see the rescued manatees that they are looking after before they are released. The Planetarium is brilliant and so informative. Make time in your schedule for a visit.