Red-tailed Hawk at the Tallahassee Museum

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Museum History

What started as the work of a few teachers in 1957 took root on our current grounds in 1960, eventually becoming the Museum as you know it today.

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Museum Leadership

For 32 years, Russell Daws has stewarded the Tallahassee Museum along with its Board of Trustees.

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Sustainability Initiatives

At the Museum, we practice sustainability each day, and work to encourage others in our community to do the same.

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Staff & Opportunities

From part-time positions to careers that lead to long-term fulfillment, the Tallahassee Museum is an amazing organization to be a part of. Browse openings or learn more about the professionals currently working here today.

Museum Stories

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This was our second annual visit to Tallahassee from Arizona and second visit to the Tallahassee Museum to go zip lining. Such great fun for kids and grown ups acting like kids!! Thank you Emily for being so patient and...

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I can’t pick just one memory. To me it will always be the Tallahassee Junior Museum…I volunteered there as a teenager in the early 1970’s. Helped out everywhere…got to experience everything from the wild animals to the farm animals to...

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“We had a great time on the ropes course and zip lines. The staff were helpful and friendly. Great family outing.”

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We had a great time on the ropes course and zip lines. The staff were helpful and friendly. Great family outing

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I can’t pick just one memory. To me it will always be the Tallahassee Junior Museum…I volunteered there as a teenager in the early 1970’s. Helped out everywhere…got to experience everything from the wild animals to the farm animals to...

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I was in the middle of an art teaching internship and was suddenly not well enough to stand in front of a classroom. My adviser suggested I complete my internship through the museum. Jennifer Golden and her team accepted me...

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