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“Small, but mighty”

Amelia Island Museum of History
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This museum showcases the region's rich history under eight national flags.
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is a small museum like local history museums tend to be. The exhibitions were beautifully done, had the clever touch of a "scavenger hunt," and even a tour guide on a Sunday! I would recommend that everyone stop here to really understand the area.

Thank Wing_anda_Prayer1210
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

we enjoyed our visit here very much our tour leader was very good and entertaining ...wish we had gone here earlier in our visit!!!

Thank keesr132017
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Since we fell in love with Amelia over the weekend, we decided to check out the museum before heading home. What a treat! I liked the fact that there were places to sit and rest (I have a leg issue) in between. This allowed us to spend more time looking before getting tired out, and besides, it is a small museum anyway. But packed with great historical info! I want to come back for one of the tours next time!

Thank TracyNCliff
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

We took the 11:00 AM docent tour of the museum. We were told about the eight flags that have flown over Amelia Island. Fascinating history.

Thank pablocollier
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

LOVED this museum; it is small; you can see it all in an hour... the ladies there were very nice... thanks to Thea who arranged a special Ghost Tour for us with Becky - wow did she know her history; told us some great stories about Amelia Island. loved it!

Thank ellenkay
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