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National Naval Aviation Museum

A visit to Pensacola is not complete without a trip to this enormous collection of military aircraft muscle and artifacts. Adults and children alike will be fascinated by the range of planes on display: more than 15…
Fort in Pensacola

Fort Barrancas & Advanced Redoubt

On a dramatic bluff overlooking Pensacola Bay, 19th-century Fort Barrancas was built by slaves atop an abandoned 18th-century Spanish fort. The fort, now part of the National Park Service, has endless dark passagewa…
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Historic Pensacola Village

Pensacola's rich colonial history spans more than 450 years. This fascinating and attractive village is a self-contained enclave of photogenic historic homes turned into museums: it's the perfect starting point for …
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Voices of Pensacola

Part oral history archive, part interpretive center, this museum highlights, via videos and audio recordings, the different cultural groups that have contributed to the demographic soup that is Pensacola.
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Pensacola Museum of Art

In the city's old jail (1908), this lovely art museum features an impressive, growing collection of major 20th- and 21st-century artists, spanning cubism, realism, pop art and folk art.
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Pensacola Children's Museum

Learn about more than 450 years of local history and have some fun along the way in this compact museum occupying two floors of the historic (and allegedly haunted) Arbona building. The first hands-on level is aimed…
Park in Pensacola

Bay Bluffs Park

Off Pensacola Scenic Bluffs Hwy, this 32-acre park has wooden boardwalks that lead you along the side of the steep bluffs, through clutches of live oaks, pines, Florida rosemary and holly down to the empty beach bel…
Lighthouse in Pensacola

Pensacola Lighthouse

Be on the lookout for ghosts of past lighthouse keepers as you climb the 177 steps of this 160ft, 1859 lighthouse, rumored to be haunted. The views are quite stunning, as you might expect. If you're afraid of height…
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TT Wentworth Jr Florida State Museum

Housed in an enormous historic mansion, this state museum showcases two floors of Florida and Pensacola history, and one floor of Wentworth's collection of oddities, including his famous (and disgusting) petrified c…