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Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center

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History Lesson

This place tells the story of Stephen Foster and much of the early music in Florida. Wife and I are... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Bob19512014
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Clearwater, Florida
This museum pictured is only a small part of the whole park.

The dioramas in the museum are fantastic! They also have a large collection of Stephen Foster's... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Selkie9
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Florida
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Apr 6, 2018
“History Lesson”
Oct 20, 2017
“This museum pictured is only a small part of the whole park.”
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10499 Spring Street, White Springs, FL 32096
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

This place tells the story of Stephen Foster and much of the early music in Florida. Wife and I are retired teachers. We loved the place. We would not take our grandkids here. The museum is not interactive enough for the young crowd.

Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The dioramas in the museum are fantastic! They also have a large collection of Stephen Foster's private items and pianos. But, the love for most of this park is the beautiful Carillon tower. It is the centerpiece of all and today it was oddly quiet....More

Thank Selkie9
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Stephen Foster is a beautiful Florida State Park, essentially at the corner of I-75 and I-10, in White Springs. The campground is as good as any in the USA, with 30a power and clean water at every site, and they are all level. The museum...More

Thank neptune-mick
Reviewed 5 July 2017

On the grounds of the Stephen Foster State Park there is a Museum and a series of shops for local folk artists. The Museum has Stephen Foster Dioramas where each diorama is themed on one of Foster's songs, it was interesting and well done. There...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a great place to hold this wonderful music festival. The area is pristine and beautiful. The different areas that the bands play in and the main stage area is great. It is great for walking to each stage and there are golf carts...More

Thank Vicki J
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The dioramas that are modelled after some of his songs are very nicely done. The buildings and craft shops are charming. I liked hearing the music and songs played in the museum and on the front porches of a couple of the craft shops. The...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 19 February 2017

A delight place to visit. The attractions within the park are great. The bells chiming add to the charm of the Park. The shops are also worth visiting.

Thank Bill H
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