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Cedar Key Historical Society Museum

2nd Street and SR24, 609 2nd Street, Cedar Key, FL 32625
+1 352-543-5549
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Great educational tiur

Take some time to tour the historical museum. The docents were very informative. Learned a lot for... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
lovetheoutdoors061
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tampa, fl
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Nice history of islands

Three dollar entry fee. Walked around and they didn't really seem to have a lot of artifacts but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
M k
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Live Oak, Florida
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The Lutterloh building and Andrew's House are home to exhibits detailing the picturesque village's history dating back to prehistoric times. Exhibits include Native American artifacts from the Timucuan era, the Second Seminole War, Journey of John Muir to Cedar Key, Cedar pencil industry, Seafood and Clam industry, Florida Railroad, and Donax Broom Manufacturing.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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2nd Street and SR24, 609 2nd Street, Cedar Key, FL 32625
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Take some time to tour the historical museum. The docents were very informative. Learned a lot for only 3.00 per person. Well worth it. Colorful history of Cedar Key

Thank lovetheoutdoors061
Amy G, Executive director at Cedar Key Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting our museum. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three dollar entry fee. Walked around and they didn't really seem to have a lot of artifacts but what they had was very informative. Interesting history of the area.

Thank M k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent about 1/2 hour going through the 2 buildings of the museum, one had the overall Cedar Key history and the other was the old Andrews home. Love to see the restored homes with authentic furnishings to get an idea of what life could have...More

Thank dinamber
Amy G, Executive Director at Cedar Key Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting our museum. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this little museum! They have done a good job documenting the beginnings of this quaint fishing town!! Small but def worth a visit!

Thank Nikki P
Amy G, Executive Director at Cedar Key Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting our museum. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting museum explaining everything you want to know about the history of Cedar Key. The volunteer that gave us the overview presentation was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Well worth the $3 donation/entrance fee.

Thank GoingFarFarAway
Amy G, Executive Director at Cedar Key Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting our museum. We appreciate your feedback. Now is an especially good time to stop in, we are less busy and can devote our time to you.

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Quaint collection of miscellaneous artifacts from the history or lives folks of this now low key area. The forests of cedar trees have long since been turned into pencils. The old medical instruments challenge the imagination to think of them in use. The whisk broom...More

Thank solomonknibb
Amy G, Executive Director at Cedar Key Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting our museum. We appreciate your feedback. Now is an exceptional time to visit, as it is less crowded.

Reviewed 28 May 2017

In order to fully Understand Cedar Key and it's inhabitants a trip thru this Museum is A Must. Awell dated and accurate History is displayed and the Currators are willing to answer all and any questions ask in A Most Pleasant Way.

Thank Mark L
Amy G, Executive Director at Cedar Key Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting our museum. We appreciate your feedback. Now is an exceptional time to visit, as it is less crowded.

Reviewed 27 May 2017

We walked into this little museum after clam chowder at Tony's across the street. So glad we did not miss this - friendly docent at the door. Charge is only $3 - many books available for purchase about this historic area. The exhibits concentrate on...More

1  Thank Lois M
Amy G, Executive Director at Cedar Key Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting our museum. We appreciate your feedback. Now is an exceptional time to visit, as it is less crowded. We have research opportunities if you have relatives who may have lived here, or a specific time period you would like more information...More

Reviewed 24 May 2017

GREAT history about Cedar Key; the guy whose father started the brush factory lives in the house behind the museum (house tour included in museum admission) and has tons of artifactsMore

Thank valbres
Amy G, Executive Director at Cedar Key Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for visiting our museum. We appreciate your feedback. Now is an exceptional time to visit, as it is less crowded. We have research opportunities if you have relatives who may have lived here, or a specific time period you would like more information...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

2 little houses with displays about the region from prehistoric times to present day The volunteer/ ticket taker was full of interesting info about the area.

Thank rentpcbbeach
Amy G, Executive Director at Cedar Key Historical Society Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you for visiting our museum, we are glad when people are interested in our little town!

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heyjude378
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When visit our wonderful Cedar Key Historical Society Museum, you will notice that the famous Tony's Seafood is immediately across the street. Not only do they have the best clam chowder, but they have affordable and tasty... More
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