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Eldora State House

New Smyrna Beach, FL
+1 386-428-3384
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So glad we took the time to explore Canaveral National Seashore. We were unable to tour this state... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
EPFP
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Atlanta, Georgia
Cool Tour

The tour is self guided, literally! Follow the directions of the prompts along the path to get to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kissy1971
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Paducah, Kentucky
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This newly restored house features the photos and artifacts from the old town of Eldora.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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New Smyrna Beach, FL
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+1 386-428-3384
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So glad we took the time to explore Canaveral National Seashore. We were unable to tour this state house, as it was not open, but we sat in rockers on the front steps and enjoyed the peach of this historic spot. I was impressed that...More

Thank EPFP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour is self guided, literally! Follow the directions of the prompts along the path to get to the home on your phone, and a guide will provide the tour. Very informative and extra cool! We used the speaker phone so everyone in our tour...More

Thank Kissy1971
Reviewed 23 October 2017

What a treasure! Thankfully this house was saved from destruction as it is a wonder. Sit on the porch to get the feel of what life was like. The historical items inside, photos and other items just tell an amazing story of life there at...More

Thank Patty H
Reviewed 10 October 2017

My understanding is the Eldora House is closed at the moment for repairs from damages during Hurricane Irma. The drive through a portion of Canaveral National Seashore to access the house is very pleasant. We see lots of wildlife especially when our visit is early...More

Thank 22Destep
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We re-visited this site and toured the downstairs "museum" inside the house. The grounds are quite interesting and it is a very peaceful setting, giving a glimpse into old Florida life. I truly enjoyed digging into the history of this interesting little town and visiting...More

Thank sjhokie
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I love this area - one of the first homesteads in our country. A museum of sorts but small. You will have time to read everything. I do feel the verbiage there is politically correct. This is part of the Cape National Seashore.

Thank Nyrak54
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We came back to see the waterfront here and it is very lovely. The real visit I would love to share was last December. The curator group for this lovely place decorate for Christmas every year and in early December they have a special Sunday...More

Thank jrjbutter
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I love learning about the people that came before us. The house has posters displayed with people and their roles in Eldora. Watch the video to learn about the history of area.

Thank Alisa D
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Beautiful building with a lot of historical information and pictures about the area. The area surrounding the Eldora State House is true old Florida, so it gives you the sense of what it was like when Eldora was a thriving settlement before it died out.

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This was just one of the stops on drive south on A1A through Canaveral National Seashore. Check out the visitor center at Apollo Beach for a bit of local history. Several beach pull offs to cross over to beach.Suggest driving to south end first and...More

Thank 32818LynMick
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