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Apalachicola Maritime Museum

103 Water St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1736
+1 850-653-2500
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What a great stop on a Hot day of touring Apalachicola. The museum is by dontation and we certainly... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Scott S
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Niceville, Florida
Panhandle Highlight

This place is the brainchild of George Floyd, a local who grew up here, made it good in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ed W
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Port Charlotte, Florida
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“boat tour” (16 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (13 reviews)
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103 Water St, Apalachicola, FL 32320-1736
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+1 850-653-2500
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Reviewed 3 days ago

What a great stop on a Hot day of touring Apalachicola. The museum is by dontation and we certainly enjoyed the 2 hours we stayed and learned about the rivers boat travel throughout the ages. They have a wooden ketch sailboat docked that you can...More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is the brainchild of George Floyd, a local who grew up here, made it good in the business world, and returned to preserve, protect, and present the heritage of this fascinating old community. No visit to the area would be complete without touring...More

1  Thank Ed W
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This was quite a commercial beehive in its day and gives a great perspective of the changes that have taken place over the years. Do not miss the chance to take the sunset cruise where you will be given a waterfront tour of the town...More

Thank argusinc
Reviewed 4 May 2017

They took my money for the riverboat cruise and then tried to bully me into changing the day when they couldn't fill the boat. They present conflicting information on the web site. Different pages on the site have different prices. The dates are even conflicting....More

1  Thank Marti B
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

If you have a chance take a dinner cruise from the maritime museum, whether it is full moon or not. The museum director was on board to discuss historic Appalachacola. The full delicious dinner was catered by Megan and included a glass of wine or...More

3  Thank Tom C
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Lots of well documented exhibits, videos, even a small library. I learned a lot about the history of the town and its industries. It feels like a labor of love by folks who simply love boats and Apalachicola.

1  Thank dmj399
Reviewed 12 March 2017

My husband is into building wooden boats. The boad workshop was quite small. We did take a sunset cruise but there was not sunset :( It was still an enjoyable ride. The boat operator was a storyteller - a 71 yr old former oyster catcher....More

1  Thank MarjAndre
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We went thru little museum and were delighted to learn that finally the riverboat has been restored and will be in service soon. We took an excusion up the river and it was really nice with informative skipper.

1  Thank blueann1
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Lots to learn at this small town museum. You won't be disappointed..Near oyster shucking houses and the river.

Thank RalphTallahassee_FL
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This museum has a tremendous amount of information about the local area and the how the Gulf Coast has influenced the area.

Thank Vickie R
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