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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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Plan a Party

The Tallahassee Museum offers a unique venue for your special gathering.

With breathtaking vistas on the shores of Lake Bradford, our facility includes a variety of rental spaces nestled in 52 acres of native wildlife, modern and historic buildings. From business meetings and company picnics to family reunions, weddings, and intimate affairs, our experienced team can help make your gathering memorable and historic. Please check out our venues and rates below, then complete a Facility Rental Contract to start your booking process today. * To tour any of our venues, please contact us to make an appointment.* Click here to view our Facility Rental Packet!

Locale Setting Dimensions Area Sq. Ft. Capacity Description
Amphitheater 20×20 Covered Stage 8000 75 Seats This unique amphitheater provides the perfect setting under its serene canopy oaks. The covered stage can handle any of you’re A/V and lighting equipment for your own personal production.
Bellevue Plantation Lawn and Arbor Open Outdoor Space 8000 150 Once belonging to Princess Murat, this historic plantation house is the perfect canvas as it lends timeless charm to your gathering on its emerald lawn. A picturesque gazebo crowns the cultivated grasses and creates a beautiful backdrop for elegant ceremonies. Perfect for casual picnicking or more formal garden gatherings.
Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church 25×33 825 75 One of the most historic churches in Tallahassee, makes the perfect setting for your special day. Its longleaf pine pews and beautiful painted glass windows sets the beautiful canvas for an intimate ceremony.
Caboose Lawn Open Outdoor Space 700 30 Our authentic Seaboard Caboose provides an exciting backdrop to your gathering on the lawns nearby.
Farm Open Outdoor Space 6000 Inquire about capacity This is the perfect setting to get down on the farm.  Our 1880’s Florida farmstead provides a unique outdoor experience for your next gathering.
Natural Science Bird Room 33×31 1025 30 Seats This building features picture windows which overlook a peaceful, natural terrain. The hardwood floors and verdant view provide the perfect daytime retreat. At night, the Bird Room’s cheery glow and surrounding deck and boardwalk creates a festive space to hold your reception or dinner party.
Trail Break Café (Only Available After Hours) 42×22 925 65 The casual atmosphere of the Café provides a beautiful panoramic view of the Museum’s natural setting.  Take in the picturesque landscape, while enjoying a custom buffet of your choice.
Visitor Center Meeting Room 19×26 500 40 This space provides a professional setting that’s perfect for meetings, presentations and energetic gatherings.  It includes a kitchenette and projection screen.

Group Admissions Rates apply unless you book Café Catering or Tree to Tree AdventuresClick Here for Pricing

The Following Add Ons are also available: Cost per Unit
AV Equipment Contact for pricing
Catering Contact for pricing
Chair Rentals
  White and Tan Plastic Folding Contact for pricing
  Other styles and pricing available upon request
Podium Free
  Plastic Folding 8ft Round Contact for pricing
  Plastic Folding 8ft Rectangle Contact for pricing
  Other styles and pricing available upon request
Tent Rental
  White Open Air 10×10 Contact for pricing
  White Open Air 20×20 Contact for pricing
  White Open Air 20×30 Contact for pricing
  Other styles and pricing available upon request
Tree to Tree Adventures Click Here for Courses & Pricing
Linens, China and Flatware  available upon request

Contact for pricing: If you would like to know more about how to plan a party or are interested in touring the facilities, please contact the Rentals Manager at

Tallahassee Museum

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


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

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