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Plantation Historical Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Something for everyone to enjoy!

This is a great museum to see as there is a variety of artifacts, but more interesting is the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Diane B
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Must visit if in Plantation

So glad I was able to check out this museum in Plantation, having just moved to the area. It is... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
New York, New York, United States
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great museum to see as there is a variety of artifacts, but more interesting is the knowledge that John, the curator, and Robert, a frequent presenter, brings to the historical and cultural realm of the museum. The staff are great, friendly, and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Diane B
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The museum is hard to find. We parked at the back of the library and saw a small weathered sign indicating “museum”. This could be much better. We followed the brick walk way and ASSUMED we were heading in the right direction. We read the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank suzier
Reviewed 14 June 2018

This is a small, quaint museum with focus on the history of the city and other rotating exhibits. When I was there, this exhibit was about WWI. It took about 45 minutes to see everything. Very informative for its size and free admission.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

So glad I was able to check out this museum in Plantation, having just moved to the area. It is worth visiting for the war memorabilia and the Native American historical replicas. There is not a lot to see but its warm, friendly and very...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank InvestCaribbean
Reviewed 9 April 2018

I've taken my kids to see the holiday tree display for many, many years. It's a small museum, but the trees are beautifully decorated. They even have one hanging upside-down! Admission is free. Certain times they have a Santa present. The elderly ladies that volunteer...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Local tradition of fun, decorated Christmas trees. We are usually out of town for the holidays and finally got to see this within our community. It's a fun thing to do...supporting local organizations and creativity! Everyone was sooooo nice! I would recommend in December -...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Julieanne1009
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

This is one of those places that is #offthebeatenpath but worth visiting. First, admission is free! They have a great event during the Christmas holidays, but most people don't know that there are other exhibits, like the current ones on the 1st World War and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank lee9
Reviewed 30 January 2018

They have an awesome Christmas tree display during the holidays. My toddler loved it. They are open year round and its a nice place to pop in at least once to check out. Big fire truck inside that the kids will love to look at....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Daye A
Reviewed 10 September 2017

While in Plantation, we were looking for some different things to do, so decided to give this place a whirl after actually reading about it on Trip Advisor. It turned out to be a great way to spend the afternoon as there was a lot...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank brenda20152015
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We have a neighbor who volunteers there and we go to all there events. We just donated a Christmas tree to them. The tree decorations are very unique and wonderful.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank David H S
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