Port St. Joe, Florida: Constitution Museum and MonumentState Park along gulf coast features a wooded block with a stone monument to the 1838 debate about Florida's entry into the union. In the museum's replica convention hall, dummy delegates debate the merits of statehood.
- 200 Allen Memorial Way, Port St. Joe, FL
- Constitution Convention Museum State Park. Right on Highway 98 between Allen Memorial Way and Gautier Memorial Way.
- Th-M 9-12, 1-5. (Call to verify)
- Adults $2
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Museum dedicated to the signing of Florida's Constitution in 1838. Nice little museum, monument, and park overlooking St. Joe Bay.[Bullwinkle, 10/02/2011]
Features a replica of the convention hall where delegate mannequins debate joining the Union. Florida became the 27th state in 1845.