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Mandarin Museum

11964 Mandarin Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32223-1339
+1 904-260-9983
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I didn't know we had a ship wreck nearby!

We do and it was called the Maple Leaf. It's a Civil War era paddle boat in the St. Johns river... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2017
Kilo C
Interesting and informative

I enjoy seeing things from days-gone-by. I can imagine myself back in that era picking up my mail... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Bruce J
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Key West, Florida
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“johns river” (2 reviews)
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11964 Mandarin Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32223-1339
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

We do and it was called the Maple Leaf. It's a Civil War era paddle boat in the St. Johns river. This museum has hundreds of artifacts from the wreck and the guy that actually found the thing gives talks there every now and then....More

Thank Kilo C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I enjoy seeing things from days-gone-by. I can imagine myself back in that era picking up my mail or talking with my friends and townspeople. Quaint, it is a shame there are not more of these sites to visit.

Thank Bruce J
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Get there early for parking but there is additional parking on the other side of the park. Beautiful trails with the old homestead on the way to the river. A gorgeous veiw of the river . Highly recommended .

Thank Amy P
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We came here only to find it closed so check ahead to make sure this exhibit is open. We toured the outside and that consisted the original building, a one room school house and a 1870's homestead with several buildings (house, barn, chicken coop, etc)....More

1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We have been here several times and truly enjoying going back periodically and walking thru the property. This a great place to walk and view the river. There are several buildings which may be toured at different times. Worth a visit.

1  Thank Sam H
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We stopped in here during a small festival earlier in the year. Definitely brings you back to an earlier time. Our son liked seeing the older set up. It was a small, quick visit, but interesting.

1  Thank Josh C
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I took my family here just to walk around we didn't go inside any of the houses but there is so much nature and beauty to be seen out doors!! Such a beautiful place! And I love the county dock right next door! Love to...More

Thank Janna J
Reviewed 3 May 2016

Check for opening times and special events. Picnic areas are available. The entry is free and the museum when open is free with a suggestion of a donation. The Mandarin Museum and Historical Society, a 501(c) (3) Nonprofit organization works tirelessly to keep this priceless...More

Thank asigm001
Reviewed 17 February 2016

This I believe is one of the hidden treasures in Jacksonville, came to know about this place when I went for a photography workshop. really nice place. If you are a beginner photographer you can find some interesting subject to click. I have been there...More

Thank Hitesh_7380
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I loved this place. There is not a whole lot to do, but they have wonderful spots for photography. It's nice for a few hours in the afternoon, and the museum is open only on Saturdays, from what I remember.

Thank victoria0610
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