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Punta Gorda Train Depot

Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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A quick stop,. but worth it

nice place to check out. Well worth your time, it wont take a long time to check out. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Daniel W
Beautiful building

The train depot is a nice remembrance of a time gone by. Unfortunately the museum wasn’t open at... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Kenmarsam
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Pueblo, Colorado
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“segregation”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I found this on TripAdvisor as a place to visit in Punta Gorda. It is a very small train depot converted into a micro mini flea market. The one thing that caught our eyes was the restrooms were still labeled “colored” and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful place to visit. Very interesting. The Last Stop Marketplace is located here also. Many vendors and prices were very reasonable. I recommend this place.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Abhaygirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I used the complimentary bicycles from our waterfront hotel to pedal around the downtown area on a Saturday morning. It was safe and uncrowded. We ventured down to the train depot, and was pleased with the wonderful preservation of the depot and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ed R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

this was a very sweet shop with lots of treasure to search. Prices very reasonable! I collect Santas and found a gorgeous Santa Fisherman ornament for $3.00! Staff very friendly.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bunny J
Reviewed 4 December 2018

the small area with historical exhibits was good, as was the structure of the original depot. Easy to reach, and free. In the "Colored" and "Whites" labeled restrooms was some very old woodwork. One looked more orginal than the other. This would be a very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TravelFan34602
Reviewed 4 October 2018

nice place to check out. Well worth your time, it wont take a long time to check out. Lots of nice history and train memorabilia to look at.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 September 2018

It's a cool building and a nice lesson in history. Tough to see the segregation that was acceptable back then, but still important to see it.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SuncoastTravelers
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

The train depot is a nice remembrance of a time gone by. Unfortunately the museum wasn’t open at the time. They have done a great job keeping the building up to date.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kenmarsam
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Lots of neat historic moriabilia from the perspective of a colored and a white person. You don't see that often in a non discrimitory way. I can anticipate someone will eventually get offended and they will have to shut it down.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Rick P
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We are huge history buffs and love antique shops, so this is a great place for us. The depot is a wonderful historic building that you need to be sure to visit to see how life was back in the segregation era with separate areas...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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