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Palm Beach, Florida: Flagler Museum: Gold Telegram Team Field Report

Flagler Museum

1 Whitehall Way, Palm Beach, FL
I-95 exit 70. Turn east onto Okeechobee Blvd. Drive three miles through West Palm Beach. Cross the bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway into Palm Beach and onto Royal Palm Way. Turn left at the first stoplight onto Cocoanut Row. Drive north about a half-mile. The museum parking lot will be on the left.
Tu-Sa 10-5, Su 12-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $18.
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Flagler Museum: Gold Telegram

The telegram was presented to Henry Flagler when he completed the Key West railroad in 1912. Also: walk through Flagler's fancy private railroad car, the first one to make the trip. Flagler died, like Elvis, in his home bathroom. Report... [01/27/2021]

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Flagler Museum: Solid Gold Telegram

No telegram, but we toured the outside of Flagler's Palm Beach home (Whitehall), the Music Room, and Flagler's No. 91 rail car with inside living quarters.

[Jody High, 01/27/2021]

The telegram -- one of the museum's most famous artifacts -- is usually on display in the second-floor Flagler-Kenan History Room

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