Type of Attraction: Natural & Cultural History Museum
Highlights: The South Florida Museum features Bishop Planetarium and Parker Manatee Aquarium.
Hours: Monday through Saturday from 10 AM to 5 PM, Sunday from 12 PM to 5 PM (January-April, July); Tuesday through Saturday from10 AM to 5 PM, Sunday from 12 PM to 5 PM (all other months)
Admission: $15.95; Ages 65+, $13.95; Ages 4-12, $11.95
Address: 201 10th Street West, Bradenton, Florida
Phone Number: (941) 746-4131
Directions: Take Interstate 75 to Exit 220 and travel West on State Road 64 for approximately 7 miles toward downtown Bradenton. Turn right onto 10 th Street West and travel 2 blocks. The South Florida Museum will be on your right-hand side.
RICH’S TRIVIA: The South Florida Museum is home to Snooty, the oldest living manatee in captivity.
South Florida Museum Video