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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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ACTIVITY KITS

ACTIVITY KITS – NOW AVAILABLE

Experience, discover and explore the Tallahassee Museum with the convenience of themed, hands-on, interactive kits available for curbside pickup.

Kits vary in themes and provide creative and enriching ways to keep your Kindergarten through 4th graders engaged.

***New kits are now available for all ages.

You may place your orders online and pick up at our admission window on Fridays after 10:00 am.  All orders must be placed by Thursday at 12:900 pm. **While supplies last and prices subject to change as inventory fluctuates. 

 

FARM KIT – SOLD OUT

This week, the theme is our Big Bend Farm. In your kit, you will find a lesson plan; with all the materials you’ll need to provide hands-on, compare, and contrast activities with your child. Materials accommodate up to two children.

The purpose of this activity is for students to compare and contrast what comes from animals and what comes from plants. They will be able to touch and feel the difference between certain materials.

Cost: $8 members; $10 nonmembers

All pickups are on Fridays, orders must be in by Thursdays at noon. Deliveries will be made within 30 miles of the Tallahassee Museum, while supplies last.

To reserve your kit, PLEASE CLICK HERE

 

DINOSAUR KIT – SOLD OUT

This week, the theme is From the Vault!: A collection of vintage Jim Gary themed activities, which is filled with fun learning activities for ages five and up.

In this kit, you’ll receive a copy of The Twentieth Century Dinosaur, Cars and Creatures by Jim Gary, which is filled with fun learning activities for ages 5 and up.  This kit also includes a 3D wooden dinosaur puzzle, 2 iron on transfers with instructions, and 1 cool vintage Jim Gary dinosaur sticker.

All pickups are on Fridays, orders must be in by Thursdays at noon. Deliveries will be made within 30 miles of the Tallahassee Museum, while supplies last.

To reserve your kit, PLEASE CLICK HERE

 

 

 

GEOLOGY GREATNESS – SOLD OUT

In this kit, you’ll receive a Crystal Growing kit which includes crystal formula, base rock, growing tray with lid, magnifying glass, spatula, and instructions. This kit also includes information on Geology and what a Geologist does, as well as a geode for you to crack, with instructions and activities.

All deliveries will be made on Fridays; orders must be in by Thursdays at noon. Deliveries will be made within 30 miles of the Tallahassee Museum, while supplies last.

All pickups are on Fridays, orders must be in by Thursdays at noon. Deliveries will be made within 30 miles of the Tallahassee Museum, while supplies last.

To reserve your kit, PLEASE CLICK HERE

 

 

 

ORNITHOLOGY WITH OWLS -SOLD OUT

This week’s activity kit is a hoot, Ornithology With Owls!! Spend some time learning about the different owls of Florida and what they eat. Each activity kit will include information about owls, a make-your-own owl puzzle, an owl pellet, and a pellet ID sheet. At night time, head outside and see if you can hear any owls hooting in the distance!

All deliveries will be made on Fridays; orders must be in by Thursdays at noon. Deliveries will be made within 30 miles of the Tallahassee Museum, while supplies last.

All pickups are on Fridays, orders must be in by Thursdays at noon. Deliveries will be made within 30 miles of the Tallahassee Museum, while supplies last.

Cost: $8 members; $10 nonmembers

To reserve your kit, PLEASE CLICK HERE

 

 

EARLY CHILDHOOD FLOOR PUZZLES

 Does your child need a fun activity to eat up sometime? These large formats Melissa and Doug floor puzzles are just the ticket, and we’ll deliver them right to your door! Items sold on a first come first served basis, and they are a limited supply. Be sure to indicate which puzzle you wish to have! 

 

Cost: $20

To reserve your kit, PLEASE CLICK HERE

 

 

 

 

DOORSTEP SURPRISE: HOURS OF EDUCATIONAL FUN

Is your elementary- middle-school-age child in need of extracurricular activities? If so, we have an assortment of clever and fun kits that will capture their attention for a few hours. If you have a preference for a specific kit, please indicate it in the registration form; otherwise, we will choose for you! Items sold on a first-come, first-served basis, and they are a limited supply.

 

Cost: $15

To reserve your kit, PLEASE CLICK HERE

 

*Weather Kit sold out

 

 

SUPER SCIENCE CHALLENGE: HOURS OF EDUCATIONAL FUN

Is your elementary- middle-school-age child looking for a super science challenge? If so, we have an assortment of STEM project-based kits that will capture their attention for a few hours. If you have a preference for a specific kit, please indicate it in the registration form; otherwise, we will choose for you! Items sold on a first-come, first-served basis, and they are a limited.

 

Cost: $20

To reserve your kit, PLEASE CLICK HERE


Tallahassee Museum

Tallahassee Museum 3945 Museum Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32310
Phone: (850) 575-8684 Info line: (850) 576-1636

MUSEUM HOURS

9 am – 5 pm: Monday-Saturday
11 am – 5 pm: Sunday

Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day and New Year’s Day