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History in Miami-Fort Lauderdale


This section includes local history museums, historic houses and other sites of historical significance. Museums focusing on the history of science, technology or industry are listed in the "Science & Technology" section. Museums focusing on natural history are listed in the "Creatures" and/or "Science & Technology" section. The gear icon indicates locations likely to be of greatest interest to steampunks.

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Boca Raton, FL, USA

The Boca Raton History Museum occupies Boca Raton's original town hall. . .

Ft Lauderdale, FL, USA

The Bonnet House is a historic home in Fort Lauderdale. . .


Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

The society operates a museum campus with historic structures and a research library. . .

Palm Beach, FL, USA

The Flagler Museum is housed within Whitehall, a 75-room mansion in Palm Beach. . .

Miami, FL, USA

HistoryMiami Museum, formerly known as the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, is the largest history museum in Florida. . .

Jupiter, FL, USA

The Jupiter Inlet Light, built between 1859 and 1860, is located on the north side of the Jupiter Inlet. . .

West Palm Beach, FL, USA

The Johnson Palm Beach County History Museum is is housed in the 1916 court house building in West Palm Beach, Florida. . .

Pompano Beach, FL, USA

The Sample-McDougald House is a historic home in Pompano Beach, Florida, built in 1916. . .

Miami, FL, USA

The Vizcaya Museum and Gardens is the former villa and estate of businessman James Deering. . .

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