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The Welcome Center in Panacea is lovely. There are displays of fish found in the Gulf and... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2018
Carol K
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Panacea, Florida
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Small welcome center with tourist information, brochures, items of area interest and historical... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Jeanie P
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Sylva, North Carolina
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1493 Coastal Hwy, Panacea, FL 32346-2158
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This will be neutral. I didn’t see any reviews with hours posted so here goes. It looked from the outside like a nice place but that’s all I can say. Pic attached has hours for future visitors.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sandihil
Reviewed 24 April 2018

The Welcome Center in Panacea is lovely. There are displays of fish found in the Gulf and beautiful art work. The receptionist is friendly and knowledgeable of the area. Any visitors will find a stop there enjoyable and helpful.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Carol K
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Small welcome center with tourist information, brochures, items of area interest and historical photos. Get a 10% Poseys discount card too.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jeanie P
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Lots of resources available. Free Florida maps. Host at the center was local and very knowledgeable on the area. Even a fish quiz for you to take! Very interesting historical photos inside.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MandATeamB
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This welcome center is a must stop for those staying along the panhandle coast. Has lots of information & maps regarding various activities along the coast and in the coastal counties. The info includes local, state and national park venues. The volunteers are very courteous...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We loved this place. Very nice and informative. We will def visit again! The natural springs are amazing!!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank micahballard
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We stopped here while killing time till supper. Glad we did. It sits on the edge of a salt flat with wildlife everywhere we looked. Just standing on the outside before we went it we saw ducks, egrets, squirrels, herons, crabs, and several things in...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Ann L
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Lots of good information and history of the area and helpful, friendly people as well. Maps and brochures of the surrounding area. One of my favorite things are the displays of shells and fish, eagles, alligators, etc.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank beachbumglenda
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Often go past so decided to stop this time.Very nicely set out exhibits,lots of good information on the area

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Jacky S
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on our way home after a stay in Port Saint Joe.The lady volunteer was very nice and knew a lot about the area.The local people of the area are depicted in beautiful photographs hanging in a gallery sitting.There is also lots of free...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Rosewoodfoodie
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Response from micahballard | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have plenty of parking. The workers are extremely helpful and friendly. Just speak with one of them and they will direct you in the correct way.
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