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Fascinating Small Town Museums in Southeastern US • McCool Travel

Over 35,000 museums are situated in america however journey articles persistently cover the same 50 or so. I’ve visited many fascinating museums in numerous small towns throughout america and need to recognize them.

Along with my personal suggestions, I acquired dozens of ideas from journey author pals, vacationer workplaces, PR representatives, and museums themselves.

In addition to highlighting relatively unknown museums, I additionally will embrace only museums situated outdoors of major US cities. None of those museums are situated in the 25 largest US cities.

This text covers museums in southeastern US, including Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, and South Carolina. I do know there are fantastic museums in the opposite states but I want your help discovering them. Please recommend fascinating museums to visit in Mississippi, North Carolina, and Tennessee—or any of the states for which I have entries. Thank you!

Different articles in this collection are: Fascinating Small Town Museums in Northeastern US, Fascinating Small Town Museums in Midwest US, and Fascinating Small Town Museums in Western US.

The following fascinating small town museums in Southeastern US are listed alphabetically by state, metropolis, and museum identify. Hours of operation or costs are usually not included, so please verify the offered web site hyperlink for further particulars.

ALABAMA

GulfQuest in Cellular is a 90,000 sq. foot museum designed to look as if it have been a ship headed into Cellular Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. With over 90 reveals, GulfQuest is the primary museum devoted to the Gulf Coast’s wealthy maritime traditions and only the second interactive maritime museum in america.

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GulfQuest Maritime Museum – Cellular, Alabama

See additionally 15 Enjoyable Issues to Do in Cellular Alabama on a US Gulf Coast Getaway

ARKANSAS

Esse Purse Museum in Little Rock is considered one of only three purse museums in the world.

Grant County Museum in Sheridan options the Richard G. Harrison Army Car Collection, one of the largest personal collections of antique army automobiles in the country. In addition to the historical past and genealogy library, historical past museum, and army car collection, the Grant County museum has 10 unique historic buildings in Heritage Sq.—the oldest is the McCool Home built in the 1870s.

[ Please see my article: Surprising Military Museum Visit ]
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Grant County Museum, Sheridan, Arkansas

FLORIDA

Wick Theatre & Costume Museum in Boca Raton houses an astounding exhibit of the best costumes ever delivered to the Broadway stage by probably the most honored and revered designers in the historical past of the American Musical Theatre. The unimaginable venue houses a set of unique costumes from greater than 50 Broadway productions and revivals with an estimated worth of greater than 20 million dollars.

Museum of Arts & Sciences in Daytona Seashore is a Smithsonian Establishment Affiliate. MOAS has a hands-on youngsters’s museum, planetarium, fascinating seen storage area, and luxurious onsite 90 acre protect. Its new West Wing includes a 13 foot big sloth skeleton, Cuban Foundation Museum, and African artifacts exhibit. The Root household wing has the most important collection of Coca Cola gadgets outdoors of Georgia (the Root family made its fortune after profitable the patent for the unique Coca Cola bottle).  The CiCi and Hyatt Brown Museum of Art has the most in depth collection of Florida artwork in the world.

Also see eight Nice Issues to Do in Daytona Seashore

Silverball Museum in Delray Seashore options greater than 150 video games and pinball machines courting way back to the 1930s. Situated on the second degree, its restaurant serves basic favorites which are positive to heat the guts, like funnel muffins, scorching canine, tomato pies, and Jersey Shore fries. Pulled Pork sliders, Lobster rolls, crab desserts, and extra are also out there, as are greater than 40 beers on faucet, and a powerful wine record. The most effective part about it’s that each one the games are set free of charge plays, which suggests unlimited performs are included in your admission.

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Silverball Museum, Delray Seashore, Florida. Photograph by Steve Zuckerman

Spady Cultural Heritage Museum in Delray Seashore is dedicated to preserving, discovering, amassing, and sharing African-American influence on Florida. From historical past to heritage, it presents reveals, lectures, and extra.

Browsing Museum in Delray Seashore strives to doc, protect, and display the history of surfing in the State of Florida, with an emphasis on Palm Seashore County. The Museum presents an in depth documentation of surfing in the japanese United States, historic surf board shows, an M.E. Gruber photograph collection, particular occasions, and extra.

Loggerhead Marinelife Middle in Juno Seashore is tucked behind sea grapes and dunes, situated along the turquoise blues of the Atlantic Ocean. Targeted on ocean and sea turtle conservation, the middle began in 1983 as the Youngsters’s Museum in Juno Seashore when founder Eleanor Fletcher observed an abundance of sea turtle nests. Now, the group runs a sea turtle monitoring program, operates an on-site hospital rehabilitating sick or injured sea turtles, and presents greater than 30 public and academic packages. Friends can expertise up-close encounters with sea turtles in the 15 viewing tanks, and study Florida coastal ecosystems with interactive reveals and aquariums.

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Loggerhead Marinelife Middle, Juno Seashore, Florida. Photograph by Greg Lovett

Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum in Jupiter invites visitors to climb atop the landmark 1860 lighthouse, meander via a waterfront history Museum situated in a restored WWII Navy Building, or stroll along brick walkways as they discover historic pioneer houses. The Museum additionally gives distinctive occasion packages corresponding to “Hike Through History” and “Twilight Yoga at the Light.”

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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse, Jupiter, Florida. Photograph by Jack Hardway

Manatee Lagoon in Riviera Seashore is a new, free instructional attraction, which has a dedicated space for viewing sea cows (the long-lasting Florida manatee) up close. The 16,000-square-foot middle features partaking, hands-on reveals for visitors to study all about these endangered and unique creatures, as well as the pure wonders of the encompassing Lake Value Lagoon. On cold winter days, the power’s statement deck would be the ultimate spot to view manatee herds basking in the warm-water outflows from Florida Energy & Mild Firm’s adjoining Riviera Seashore Next Era Clear Power Middle.

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Manatee Lagoon, Riviera Seashore, Florida

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Manatee Lagoon, Riviera Seashore, Florida

Bailey-Matthews Nationwide Shell Museum on Sanibel Island is the only United States museum solely dedicated to shells and the mollusks that make them. The pure history museum reveals lovely shells from across the globe. Its world-renowned malacologist and two marine biologists are joined by highly educated guides to offer a wealth of data, shocking details and uncommon insights into the lesser-known complexities of shells.

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Shell Museum, Sanibel Island, Florida

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Shell Museum, Sanibel Island, Florida

Museum of Florida History in Tallahassee, the state capital, is a superb place to study concerning the tradition and other people of Florida. The museum is crammed with superior artifacts and interactive displays highlighting key time durations in Florida’s history. At MFH, youngsters (and adults) are inspired to select things up, push buttons, and twist and switch things. All of those visualizations and activities are a good way to study and, more importantly, to recollect what you discovered. [ submitted by: Vicky Sosa of Buddy the Traveling Monkey ]

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Museum of Florida Historical past, Tallahassee, Florida. Photograph by Vicky Sosa

Museum of Polo and Hall of Fame in Wellington celebrates the game of polo and American polo history. With reveals akin to The Mallet, Greatest Enjoying Ponies, and The Historical past of Polo, visitors don’t need to be equestrians to take pleasure in this museum.

Ragtops in West Palm Seashore is an unique vintage vehicle dealership and museum. From the 1941 Cadillac Convertible sedan (one of many only 400 ever constructed) to 1950 classics with nice paint schemes waiting to be admired, in addition to newer classics from the 60’s and 70’s, this venue is a haven for automotive aficionados.

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum in Winter Park has the most important collection of Louis Comfort Tiffany glass in the world.

GEORGIA

Booth Western Art Museum in Cartersville, a Smithsonian Establishment Affiliate, homes the largest everlasting exhibition of Western art and in addition touring reveals of Ansel Adams, Saturday Night Submit Cowl Art, and images from National Geographic, to call a number of. The President Gallery includes a portrait and hand-signed private letter from every U.S. President.

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Sales space Museum, Cartersville, Georgia

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Booth Museum, Cartersville, Georgia

Previous Automotive Metropolis USA in Cartersville is billed because the world’s largest recognized basic automotive junkyard and has advanced into 34 acres and 6 miles of rusty gold discovering new attraction in the photographer’s lens. Other oddities onsite embrace the proprietor’s in depth Styrofoam cup artwork displays, people artwork work, and Elvis Presley’s final vehicle.

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Previous Automotive Metropolis USA, Cartersville, Georgia

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Previous Automotive City USA, Cartersville, Georgia

Tellus Science Museum in Cartersville is an excellent, kid-friendly museum showcasing the Weinman Mineral Gallery, gigantic dinosaurs, early marvels of transportation, and replicas of immediately’s area exploration. Arms-on activities embrace gem panning, fossil digs, and thrilling planetarium exhibits.

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Tellus Museum, Cartersville, Georgia

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Tellus Museum, Cartersville, Georgia

Emery Middle, previously Emery Road Faculty, in Dalton promotes awareness of African American culture and heritage. The museum is filled with wealthy history of the culture and heritage in Dalton and nationwide. The constructing consists of three floors coated with historic contributions of native blacks and people from across the nation. The museum also consists of the historic contributions of some whites and other people of other cultures. It has also turn into a destination to rejoice Black Historical past Month.

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Emery Middle, Dalton, Georgia

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Emery Middle, Dalton, Georgia

Tunnel Hill Heritage Middle Museum in Dalton is the beginning place when visiting the Tunnel Hill Heritage Park. See how the American Civil Warfare left its mark on Tunnel Hill following the Battle of Chickamauga and the planning of the Atlanta Campaign. Discover the steps to restoring one of many South’s oldest railroad tunnels. Reminisce on the historic Nice Locomotive Chase that roared by way of the W&A tunnel.

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Civil Struggle Tunnel Hill, Dalton, Georgia

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Civil Warfare Tunnel Hill, Dalton, Georgia

Street to Tara Museum in Jonesboro combines the actual historical past of the Civil Warfare’s Atlanta Marketing campaign and the 1864 Battle of Jonesboro together with both Hollywood’s and Margaret Mitchell’s variations of Gone With the Wind. See Civil Struggle artifacts, gadgets from the 1939 Atlanta film premiere, and reproductions of Scarlett’s most famous clothes.

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Street to Tara Museum, Jonesboro, Georgia

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Street to Tara Museum, Jonesboro, Georgia

Heritage Park Veterans Museum in McDonough is the place soldiers’ stories come to life. The museum has more than 20,000 pieces in its collection, including one of the solely three Bensen X-25A Gyrocopters ever manufactured. Veterans volunteer as tour guides and are dedicated to telling not just the historical past of the artifacts, however the story behind the soldiers who owned, wore, drove, or shot each bit in the gathering. The museum additionally has the one “Wall of Honor” of its type not situated on a army base.

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Heritage Park Veterans Museum, McDonough, Georgia

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Heritage Park Veterans Museum, McDonough, Georgia

Georgia’s Previous Governor’s Mansion in Milledgeville was residence to the state capitol of Georgia through the Civil Warfare. In truth, Milledgeville is the only city in the U.S., except for Washington D.C., truly designed to be a capital metropolis. Constructed because the Government Mansion, the Previous Governor’s Mansion was house to the governors of Georgia from 1838 to 1868. It was occupied by Common Sherman throughout his March to the Sea. It now serves as an historic home museum. The Mansion is likely one of the most good examples of Greek Revival architecture in Georgia and lately opened its doorways to the public after a 3 yr historic restoration.

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Previous Governor’s Mansion, Milledgeville

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Georgia’s Previous Governor’s Mansion, Milledgeville, Georgia

KENTUCKY

21c Museum Lodge Lexington is an 88-room lodge, modern artwork museum, restaurant, and cultural middle all in one. Woven into the fabric of downtown Lexington, 21c reworked the historic 103-year-old First Nationwide Bank Constructing into the town’s first true luxurious boutique lodge.

SOUTH CAROLINA

Shoeless Joe Jackson Museum in Greenville displays data, artifacts, pictures, movie, and other gadgets of curiosity related to the historic life and baseball profession of Shoeless Joe Jackson, one of the crucial beloved and publicized ballplayers of all time. The museum is situated in the home the place Joe Jackson lived and died and a tremendous e-book assortment (donated by fanatics from throughout America) associated to baseball and its position in American culture is housed in Joe’s former trophy room. The home quantity is 356, a reminder that Joe’s lifetime batting common was .356, the third highest in baseball history after Ty Cobb and Rogers Hornsby.

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Fascinating Small Town Museums in Southeastern US by Charles McCool

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Shoeless Joe Jackson Museum, Greenville, South Carolina

See additionally South Carolina Street Journey By means of the SC Midlands

Please provide your advised fascinating museums in southeastern US in the feedback. I’d cowl them on a future street trip. Thank you.

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Fascinating Small Town Museums in the Southeastern US was first revealed for McCool Travel on 30 July 2016.

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