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The Tallahassee Museum is located on Tallahassee's southwest side of town on the shores of beautiful Lake Bradford. Free parking is available.

 

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A Family and Friends membership is less than $5 per month for unlimited family fun, and pays for itself in just 2 to 3 visits! The best recreational value in the Big Bend area is the Tallahassee Museum Membership program.

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Calendar

Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – May 31 @ 5:00 pm
Nature's Fate Exhibit
9:00 am
Check out the Museum’s new spring exhibit, Nature’s Fate: It’s in Our Hands on display in Phipps Gallery through the
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Mar 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
TAPP Rain Garden Workshop
10:00 am
This workshop is free. Nonmembers who wish to attend this workshop will need to pay the admission fee. TAPP instructors
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Mar 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
11:00 am
Come learn about all the joys of keeping your own chickens.  Master Gardener and Living History Interpreter Judith Stricklin will
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Saturday Science Fair: Water Testing with Cassie from McGlynn Labs Inc.
12:00 pm
McGlynn Labs Inc. collects and analyzes water and soil samples in Florida, and interprets data to determine the environmental impact
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Apr 1 – Apr 2 all-day
Brownie Journey Overnight- Quest
12:00 pm
Girls will complete the entire Quest journey!
Apr 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Crochet Class on the Farm Porch
10:30 am
Beginners Welcome! Living History Volunteer, Anna Lovcy will teach crocheting.  Join her for one class or all. Anna can help
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Apr 1 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Night Prowl
7:00 pm
Enjoy a guided tour at the Tallahassee Museum and learn about the night life along the Florida Wildlife Trail. Your guide
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Apr 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Start at the school house and journey to the farm! Discover what the life of a child in the 1880s
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Stomp Out Diabetes Event - FREE Admission
8:30 am
Come to the Museum for an exciting morning of fun, entertainment and activities including: • Free admission into the Tallahassee
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Saturday Family Program - "Historic Buildings Tour"
10:30 am
This tour includes a visit to the Bellevue Plantation house, the Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church and the Concord School House.
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Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
This week’s home school class will take a step back in time and participate in period crafts such as candle
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Apr 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Introduction to Blacksmithing
9:00 am
In this basic introduction to blacksmithing workshop, participants will work alongside an experienced blacksmith to learn some history and basics of the craft. 
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Apr 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Felting Workshop
10:00 am
We all know that felt is good for children’s crafts, but did you know that it could also be light,
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Apr 22 – Apr 23 all-day
Jazz and Blues Festival
12:00 am
                        Click below to purchase tickets online: Jazz and
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Pioneer Breakfast @ Tallahassee Musuem
Apr 22 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am
Pioneer Breakfast @ Tallahassee Musuem
7:00 am
                        Start off a great Jazz and Blues Festival
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Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Registration Deadline: April 19, 2017
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Registration Deadline: April 19, 2017
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
10:00 am
Registration Deadline: April 19, 2017
10:00 am
Registration Deadline: April 19, 2017
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Registration Deadline: April 19, 2017
1:00 pm
Registration Deadline: April 19, 2017
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Registration Deadline: April 19, 2017
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
1:00 pm
Registration Deadline: April 19, 2017
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Night Prowl
7:00 pm
Enjoy a guided tour at the Tallahassee Museum and learn about the night life along the Florida Wildlife Trail. Your guide
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Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – Apr 30 @ 5:00 pm
Beginning Blacksmith Workshop
9:00 am
This two day workshop will be held at the Museum’s smithy with instructor Michael Murphy, the Museum’s part-time resident blacksmith. 
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Apr 29 @ 3:45 pm – 5:45 pm
Behind the Scenes Feeding Experience
3:45 pm
Have you ever wanted to know more about the wildlife at the Museum? Explore the diverse diets of our  bears, river otters, panther and cougars. This
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10:00 am
Cord making, edible plant identification, and the 10 essentials for survival are just a few of the topics we will
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May 6 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Sketching from Life
1:00 pm
In this two hour class you will be introduced to the basics of sketching. Drawing from observation is a rewarding
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May 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Night Prowl
7:00 pm
Enjoy a guided tour at the Tallahassee Museum and learn about the night life along the Florida Wildlife Trail. Your guide
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