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Cedar Key Museum State Park

12231 SW 166th Ct, Cedar Key, FL 32625-6200
+1 352-543-5350
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Ok nothing spectacular

A few relics from early history of surrounding area. A few interesting old photos. An old house... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Jacksonville Beach, Florida
via mobile
CK Museum State Park

Small museum. Managed by Florida State Parks System. Picturesque Cedar Key, on Florida's Gulf... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
Noel R
Tampa, Florida
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Learn about the interesting history of this small town and the surrounding area.
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  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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12231 SW 166th Ct, Cedar Key, FL 32625-6200
+1 352-543-5350
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Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

A few relics from early history of surrounding area. A few interesting old photos. An old house of an example of the architecture from that time period. Only cost $2 so a reasonable fee for about 1 hour visit.

1  Thank GoingFarFarAway
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Small museum. Managed by Florida State Parks System. Picturesque Cedar Key, on Florida's Gulf Coast, was a thriving port city and railroad connection during the 19th century. The museum contains exhibits that depict its colorful history during that era. Part of the collection is sea...More

2  Thank Noel R
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Can't beat the price, only $2.00. Very modest, but interesting to learn about the area. Enjoyed the Whitman house. Glad we made the stop.

2  Thank CharismaJ2
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

This place is a bargain. Of course you have to appreciate history to think so. Photo ops abound so plan time to explore the grounds. The biggest plus was the very clean public restroom which is lacking in this little gem of a town. I'd...More

3  Thank Calvin H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Shells. Rocks. You name it. Mr. Whitman picked up everything in his path and brought it home, and it's all on display

1  Thank valbres
Reviewed 16 May 2017

There are some antiques in the small park, but it is not very attracting to me. I don't recommend this park, since there are a lot more to see in Cedar Key.

Thank tao y
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Small ranger station with small, attached museum and and a short memorial brick walkway to the Whitman House, which was moved from 6th Street and restored by the people of Cedar Key. The museum contains hundreds of articles from the collection of St. Clair Whitman,...More

3  Thank Road_Warrior32034
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is a small museum, but very interesting and some great historical facts and items. It is $3.00 to go through and the St. Clair house is awesome. Still in great condition and it truly gives you a good idea how this settler lived in...More

2  Thank godsnole
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We didn't get there in time to enjoy the museum; however, the Park Ranger told us that the Whitman House would still be open for a little bit. Very interesting house and collections. Worth a drop in, if you're on the Key.

1  Thank ScootleTootle
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The homestead of an important settler is very well-furnished. Museum has good timeline and artifacts.

Thank pelicanbe
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Anne E
12 January 2017|
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Response from MAGGI H | Reviewed this property |
the admission to cedar key museum is a few dollars. have great photo collection.