Florida Museum of Natural History
The Florida Museum of Natural History houses the largest research collection of fossils, invertebrates, vertebrates and plants of the southern U.S. Devoted to the natural history of Florida and the Caribbean, exhibits explore the different ecosystems such as that of a coral reef or a savanna. A butterfly garden, a full-scale limestone grotto, skeletons, rocks, minerals, fossils and even prehistoric local flora samples complete the tour.
Address:3215 Hull Road, 32611 Gainesville
Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun noon-5pm