2220 US 19 South
Perry, FL 32348
Phone: (850) 584-6231
Fax: (850) 584-3700
Celebrating the heritage of Florida's forest industry, beginning in the early 1800s, this state park's on-site museum is dedicated to long leaf pines and the 5,000 products manufactured from them. The 1864 Cracker Homestead is complete with antique furnishings and vintage farm equipment.
The Forest Capital Museum State Park is a museum that is solely dedicated to the history of Florida's forest industry. The long leaf pines surrounding the museum are a part of its collection. Explore the museum to know more about the forest industry and its wildlife too. You can also book special tours conducted by rangers that take you through the beautiful walking trail and is informative as well as fun. Apart from that, the museum grounds also feature three pavilions that are ideal for picnicking as well as hosting private events. To book the pavilion, call ahead.
4,500-acre Econfina River State Park is located in Taylor County at the end of County Road 14, south of U.S. 98. It is the perfect place to enjoy fishing, hiking, biking, horseback riding, kayaking, canoeing, or boating.