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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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The Tallahassee Museum depends on the generosity of individuals, small businesses, corporations, foundations and planned gifts to succeed in our mission to promote knowledge and understanding of the Big Bend’s cultural history and natural environment, inspiring people to enrich their lives and build a better community.

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Community Outreach

Museum on the Go!

Apart from our offsite programs, The Tallahassee Museum offers a variety of outreach options for your school, organization, or event. Our Animal Encounters on the Go will add excitement to any event. Check out the ways we can add extra excitement to your classroom or event by coming to you!

Animal Encounters on the Go

Our staff will come to your event with 1 animal.  Our staff will share some information about the animal, allow time for questions, and even allow picture time. Animal Encounters on the Go may be reserved for up to 40 minutes at a fee of $100. Animal Encounters on the Go serve an audience of no more than 50 people.

Off-site prices apply to programs within 30 miles round-trip of the museum. Any additional miles will be $.37 per mile.

Choose one of the following Animals:

Snake

Turtle

Alligator

Armadillo

Opossum

Bird of prey

Educational Booths

We provide an exciting addition to your event with our interactive and engaging booths. Our experienced staff will come to your location with hands-on activities that focus on a specific theme. Booths may be reserved for up to 3 hours at a fee of $275. See our themes below.  Off-site prices apply to programs within 30 miles round-trip of the museum. Any additional miles will be $.37 per mile.

Animal Education Booth

We will bring 2 animals to your event along with hands-on activities pertaining to one of the following subjects:

Night Creatures

Mammals, Birds and Reptiles

Reptiles

Cultural Heritage Booth

We will send a staff person with hands-on activities to share information about one of the following topics:

Turpentine and the Pines

1880s Farmstead Food Ways

To schedule a Community Outreach Program for your site, please complete the online
Group Registration Form