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FSU Institute on WWII and the Human Experience

FSU Institute on WWII and the Human Experience

A part of the FSU Department of History, The Institute on World War II and the Human Experience has a…

113 Collegiate Loop
Tallahassee FL 32306

Tours of Tallahassee

Tours of Tallahassee

Tours of Tallahassee offers first class, multi-day tours of Florida's Capital historic areas and beyond and maximize the experience by…

(850) 725-6456

Knott House Museum

Knott House Museum

Originally built in 1843, this historic house was preserved in its 1928 décor and reflects the lives of state official…

301 E. Park Ave.
Tallahassee FL 32301
(850) 922-2459

22nd Floor of Capitol Observatory and Gallery

22nd Floor of Capitol Observatory and Gallery

Enjoy panoramic views of Tallahassee and the surrounding landscape from the 22nd floor observatory which also includes a gallery displaying…

400 South Monroe Street
Tallahassee FL 32399
(850) 488-6167

First Presbyterian Church

First Presbyterian Church

Built in 1838, this prominent Classic Revival style building still has its original gallery set aside for slaves who were…

Downtown, 110 N. Adams Street
Tallahassee FL 32301
(850) 222-4504

Tallahassee Museum

Tallahassee Museum

One of North Florida’s most visited attractions, this 52-acre natural history museum features native habitats of indigenous wildlife such as…

3945 Museum Dr
Tallahassee FL 32310
(850) 575-8684

Fort Gadsden Historic Site

Fort Gadsden Historic Site

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this is the site of two forts – a British fort built…

Forest Road 129-B
Eastpoint FL 32328
(850) 643-2282

Reverend C.K. Steele Statue and Rosa Parks Marker

Reverend C.K. Steele Statue and Rosa Parks Marker

The Reverend C.K. Steele (1914-1980) was the most recognizable figure in the Tallahassee Civil Rights movement of the 1950s and…

111 West Tennessee Street (City Bus Plaza)
Tallahassee FL 32301
(850) 212-2063

Tallahassee Segway Tours

Tallahassee Segway Tours

Tallahassee Segway Tours provides guided tours of local area sights and attractions on Segway i2 SE Personal Transporters. These self-balancing,…

1500 S Monroe St
Tallahassee FL 32301
850.385.6376

Challenger Learning Center / IMAX Theatre and Planetarium

Challenger Learning Center / IMAX Theatre and Planetarium

The Challenger Learning Center is the area’s premier “edu-tainment” destination located in downtown Tallahassee. The Challenger Learning Center (CLC) features…

200 South Duval Street
FL 32301
(850) 645-7827

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