Port St. Joe, Florida: Constitution Museum and Monument

State Park along gulf coast features a stone monument in the woods to the 1838 debate about Florida's entry into the union. A half-block away, 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.
Museum Th-M 9-12, 1-5. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Museum $2; monument free.
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Constitution Museum and Monument

Didn't go inside but did see the 1838 Florida Constitution monument in the park beside it.

[Tamatha Loper, 10/05/2017]
Constitution Convention Museum and Monument

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.

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