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Seminole Okalee Indian Village

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Address: 5716 Seminole Way, Hollywood, FL 33314-6405
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+1 954-797-5588

Seminole Okalee Indian Village introduces visitors to the unconquered...

Seminole Okalee Indian Village introduces visitors to the unconquered spirit of the Seminole Indians. Visitors will have the opportunity to see up close some of Florida's native and introduced animal species including: the endangered Florida panther, alligators, birds, raccoons, and more. Learn about the Seminole ways of life in our replica of an 1800's Seminole Village. Group rates available. Open Wed-Sun.

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Seminole Okalee Village

Seminole Okalee Indian Village located in Hollywood. You don't feel the ambiance of your TV ideal of what an Indian Village is supposed to look like. It is more like an exhibit.

Reviewed 1 August 2016
Coral Springs, Florida

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Miami, Florida
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

This was actually the second time I have been there. Both times I took friends visiting from out of town. We all enjoyed the tour very much. It was very informative and interesting. They do a wonderful explanation of how the Miccosukee Indians lived with demonstrations. There is an alligator show included and we all enjoyed it very much. There... More 

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Coral Springs, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 778 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Seminole Okalee Indian Village located in Hollywood. You don't feel the ambiance of your TV ideal of what an Indian Village is supposed to look like. It is more like an exhibit.

1 Thank 387indy
Hollywood, Florida
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68 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Some exhibits and some animals but not much in the way of an attraction. The staff was not very helpful.

1 Thank Wally V
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44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Lots of fun for all. Ee went for the KC show, easy to park for free, huge parking buildings. Was really crowded, probably to be a Saturday and have the event. The only issue is to get a seat on one of the bars or restaurants.

1 Thank Andre O
Marchegg, Austria
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238 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Great experience with the swamps truck, excellent moments learning about the Seminoles, their history and the psesent moments of development. Nice place for some exotic food. Loved the Cemetery and the respect to dead.

Thank José F
Fort Lauderdale
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2015

...and we had the opportunity of grabbing one of them crocs (not a big one, though) that had the mouth shut thru some sort of rope! Not sure the Native Americans put up such a show every time but I was in a special visit.

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2015

I see on their web site that "Seminole Okalee Indian Village is currently closed and will re-open in the Summer of 2015 at a new location." Please note I did NOT visit it but thought useful to draw attention to this temporary closure.

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Providence, Rhode Island
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442 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2015

This place is dirty and not kept up. It is totally a tourist trap where they do not seem to care about the animals. It is not " a theme park" they try to be more like original old Florida, but they fall short on up keep and value. This I vote as a STAY AWAY!

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Ruther Glen, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2015

not really organized and was really out there to drive too, had fun on the mud truck park trip. you more or less did your own thing, the airboat was a nice trip to take also

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Pompano Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2014

I admit, it is dirty, rickety and pretty small. But, it looks the way Florida looked when we invaded this state. They treat the animals as their children, but cautiously. This is not an overgrown tourist trap nor does it want to be. This is more like a little village that put a fence up a 100 years ago and... More 

1 Thank Kat2Seay

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