• Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum Big Cypress Seminole Reservation
Clewiston, FL 33440
Through artifacts, traditional camps and more, this village transports visitors back in time to witness every aspect of Seminole life.
• Lake Kissimmee State Park
14248 Camp Mack Road
Lake Wales, FL 33853
Giddyap into range life Florida-style in this 1876-era cow camp, complete with living history demonstrations.
• Mission San Luis
2021 W. Mission Road
Tallahassee, FL 32304
Boasting acres of 17th-century archaeological artifacts, period buildings and costumed interpreters, this re-created colonial mission provides a peek into its days as Spanish Florida’s western capital.
• Museum of Florida History
R.A. Gray Building
500 S. Bronough St.
Tallahassee, FL 32399
Historical Florida furniture, posters from the local film industry, tourist memorabilia and citrus labels are among the special collections here.
• Ringling Museum of the American Circus
5401 Bay Shore Road
Sarasota, FL 34243
Step right up and feast your eyes upon circus posters, ornate parade wagons and the world’s largest miniature circus, a replica of the 1919-to-1938 Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey big top.
• St. Augustine Colonial Spanish Quarter Museum
St. George Street
St. Augustine, FL 32085
Here, you can immerse yourself in the sights, smells and sounds of 18th-century St. Augustine, then a distant outpost of the Spanish Empire.
• Yulee Sugar Mill Ruins Historic State Park
3400 Museum Pointe Road
Crystal River, FL 34428
A 40-foot limestone chimney, iron gears and a cane press stand testament to the sugar plantation that churned out molasses, sugar and syrup for rum — requiring the work of 1,000 slaves in its heyday.
• Florida State Division of Tourism
Tallahassee, FL 32302