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Proud of their Heritage

Lovely home rescued from demolition by locals who have restored it to its original beauty. Unique... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dawis49
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One of the best old home museums!

This was one of the best old home museums that my husband and I have attended. It was full of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely home rescued from demolition by locals who have restored it to its original beauty. Unique pine construction and design, the home is a jewel of southern weath in the 19th century. You get a personal docent for lower floors and another for the upper...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Dawis49
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the best old home museums that my husband and I have attended. It was full of period pieces from the previous owners as well as museum quality relics from the people of Brooksville. The rooms were set up as themes, and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 29 January 2019

We arrived about 45 minutes before closing and the docents did not want us to come in, but we persisted and got a terrific tour which was just long enough. We learned tons of factoids, loved the in depth knowledge of the family, the times,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank clairann2000
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Great Museum! Brooksville is a pretty Southern town with a lot of potential. With the right leadership this town could be the next Thomasville, Georgia or Franklin, Tennessee. I mention these towns because like Brooksville, they are similarly old plantation towns that have embraced their...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank ericmusiclover
Reviewed 13 December 2018

A visit here is well worth your time, and it's only $5 for adults. The home dates back to the mid 1800's, and is four stories high, with each room packed with history and period items. The staff is all volunteer, and will give you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank FLworldwanderer
Reviewed 13 December 2018

But, don't just tour the house. Take time to visit the memory garden behind the house. It is filled with angels and a newly created fairy houses.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank crocagatorusa
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Truly a good take in Brooksville go on a Tuesday ask for Ronnie or Sharon or both they will give you a great tour it's pretty cheap to its only $5 they have a lot of things to see in the house there's two Floors...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Jim R
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

They had a festival going on and my mother in law really wanted to see the house with us. We got there early enough to not have to wait in line too long but it was a super hot day. They were letting people go...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank LindsayNjoe429
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Stood in line for 3 and a half hours. Direct sunshine. Told us it would be an hour wait. 95 degrees out. Nice house but not worth it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jillf591
Reviewed 23 July 2018

From medical instruments to period military uniforms, Heritage Museum's collection of historical pieces will astound you. Such an interesting account of this great house is given by an all-volunteer staff. It is packed full of beautiful relics. The furnishings are so impressive. You'll be glad...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Laura T
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