The Museum of Science and History - Jacksonville, FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
N 30° 19.124 W 081° 39.591
17R E 436562 N 3354288
Quick Description: The Museum of Science and History, nicknamed MOSH, overlooks the St. Johns River and is near the downtown area of Jacksonville, Florida, USA.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 12/13/2007 10:28:31 PM
Waymark Code: WM2RFN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member MikeGolfJ3
Views: 47

Long Description:
MOSH strives to increase the knowledge and understanding of the natural environment and history of Jacksonville as well as Northeast Florida. The museum provides great fun and an educational experience for the whole family.

The Currents of Time exhibit traces Jacksonville's history back 12,000 years with vignettes that recreate an ancient Timucua Indian village, the Great Fire of 1901, a U.S. Navy hangar in World War II, and a 1950s-era home. The Veterans Remember the War is an exhibition that tells the stories of local World War II veterans.

Admission fees are as follows: Adults: $9.00, Seniors (55+) & Active Military: $7.50, Children (3-12): $7.00
Theme:
Natural and cultural history


Street Address:
1025 Museum Circle Jacksonville, Florida 32207 USA


Gift Shop: yes

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday: 10am-5pm Saturday: 10am-6pm Sunday: 1-6pm


Cost: 9.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum Size: Medium

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

Food Court: Not Listed

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