Forest Capital Museum State Park

204 Forest Park Dr.
Perry, FL 32348- Map It
(850) 584-3227

AAA Editor Notes

Forest Capital Museum State Park, 1 mi. s. on US 19 at 204 Forest Park Dr., depicts the development of the forest industry in north Florida. Exhibits illustrate the history of forestry and highlight turpentine production, regional wildlife and the cutting of virgin forests, cypress swamps and hardwood hammocks. The adjacent North Florida Cracker Homestead, built in the 1860s, interprets the lifestyle of early settlers. A visitor center, playground and pavilions also are on-site. Guided tours are available. Pets on leash are allowed. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
$2; free (ages 0-5).
Hours: Thurs.-Mon. 9-noon and 1-5. Last tour departs 40 minutes before closing. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.