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Museum of the Everglades

105 West Broadway, Everglades City, FL 34139
+1 239-695-0008
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Passing by

Interesting, well presented and memorable picture presented of the lives of the people in this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Suzan609
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London, United Kingdom
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Get to know Everglades

The story of the Tamiami Highway is very interesting. One can only imagine how difficult those days... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
velofrau
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Mission, Texas
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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105 West Broadway, Everglades City, FL 34139
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting, well presented and memorable picture presented of the lives of the people in this area many years ago. Glad to be there in 21st century! Good air conditioning thank goodness!

Thank Suzan609
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The story of the Tamiami Highway is very interesting. One can only imagine how difficult those days must have been. And today, we take everything for granted. 10,000 Islands.. Everglades City.... very interesting.... don't miss it.

Thank velofrau
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are glad we found this place and took the time to enjoy it. The short videos were professionally done and held our interest. We discovered some surprising things about this little city, and you will too.

1  Thank JimCav3790
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small, free museum in Everglades City which was very interesting and informative. It is located in an old building that used to be the city's laundry. It contains artifacts, exhibits and four short films explaining the history of the area, Everglades City and building...More

Thank mcclintock2017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We happened upon this wonderful gem. Anyone visiting the area should stop in to learn about the hsitory of Everglades City and the Everglades. The displays are very well done. The staff couldn't have been more helpful. We learned so much from the information provided...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This excellent little museum gives you an overview of different characters and events in the history of Everglades City and the Everglades. Has items which would even be interesting to children, like a machine from its days as a laundry. Our group also had an...More

Thank BrewsMom
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a small but informative self guided museum. It is basicly the ground floor of a large home. In addition to the displays, there are 4 short videos. Our grandchildren were not impressed but the adults thought it was fantastic. I would recommend an...More

Thank Kathleen R
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

From the outside it appears small, but inside the history is great! This was once an old laundry building with many well preserved artifacts, pictures and stories of the area. The history of Hurricane Donna is shared here as well as the gentleman who ran...More

Thank RNRVTravler
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We stumbled unexpectedly across this place and are so glad we did. Martha was unbelievably friendly and advised us about many things we wanted to do in the area, much better than the actual tourist information Center 3 miles out of town. Due to her,...More

Thank Darren99999
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

This small museum is full of interesting history of the area. After looking thru the museum I enjoyed watching the videos they had produced about the area. This is free and must see event while in Everglades City.

Thank Judy_Jackson1955
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Kathleen B
We will be visiting the Everglades during the month of April or May 2016. What are your hours of operation during these months? Is the cost still free? Kathleen B. Lowrie
9 January 2016|
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SoloTravelGal2011
Hi! We will be visiting Everglades City on Wednesday 25th March - a couple of questions: Is the museum open on a Wednesday and, if so, what are the opening hours? Thank you!
3 March 2015|
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Response from CollierMuseums | Property representative |
The Museum of the Everglades is open Mon - Sat 9 am to 4 pm. I hope you enjoy your visit.
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Joyrak
Cost for the museum
28 January 2015|
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Response from CollierMuseums | Property representative |
All 5 Collier County Museums are free of charge. Enjoy your visit!
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