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Cape Coral Historical Museum

544 Cultural Park Blvd, Cape Coral, FL 33990-1212
+1 239-772-7037
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Interesting place

It was interesting to know more about the city. Nice lady who tell the story about Cape Coral. I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
day trip

This a a great place to go on a rainy day. My children loved it. Very meaningful. The kids like to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fort Myers, Florida
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544 Cultural Park Blvd, Cape Coral, FL 33990-1212
+1 239-772-7037
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was interesting to know more about the city. Nice lady who tell the story about Cape Coral. I found out that the city has grown fast.

Thank sundsvallmilan
Reviewed 1 week ago

This a a great place to go on a rainy day. My children loved it. Very meaningful. The kids like to see all the history.

Thank giginaf2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cape Coral, a young planned community , dates only from the 50's and 60's. This museum tells the city's history, from a wilderness to the development by the Rosen brothers and what life was like for the first families moving here

Thank John D
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We have been to Cape Coral a few times but never to the Museum before. It is a must do! There is a 20 minute video where you learn the history of the place - back to the native Americans and then how the building...More

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This museum is a gem! It is a simple setting with three small buildings but inside, their collection is impressive. The overview video is very interesting and well done and gives one a great historical perspective on the development of Cape Coral. Our tour guide...More

Thank PenBaiLeo
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This is a better than average experience. Tells the story of how Cape Coral, now with 180,000 residents (and room for double that) came to be. The most interesting and unlikely tidbit is the 14 years of construction that the canals took. This would never...More

Thank dhoffm
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Our guide & historian Shaella (sp?) led us through the exhibit with expertise. We arrived an hour before closing, so might have spent more time if we had left ourselves more time. Cape Coral has a unique story and this is a great way to...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Our visit consisted of watching a 20 minute video in the Cultural Park Theater, the museum's next door neighbor, followed by a tour of the grounds and the indoor museum exhibits. The video was terrific, doing a wonderful job of telling the interesting story of...More

1  Thank Michael K
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Though very small and limited visiting hours, this a must to learn about how Cape Coral came about. It was interesting to learn how Cape Coral was planned and created by 2 brothers. The volunteer was knowledgeable and pleasant.

Thank jadtd
Reviewed 19 August 2016

New to the area and I wanted to learn all I could about the history of this canal town, seeing it is relatively a young town. There is a video explaining how Cape Coral came about. Then you are free to wander around the museum....More

Thank lmags0923
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10 February 2016|
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Response from Sandy D | Reviewed this property |
There is a $5 donation requested, otherwise it is free. Closed Mon and Tues. I believe it opens at either 9 or 10AM