Alligators: Dragons in Paradise
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Alligators: Dragons in Paradise explores our enduring fascination with the alligator and the alligator’s natural and symbolic role in Florida’s environment and history.
The exhibit covers the evolving nature of man’s interaction with alligators—from early views as mysterious beasts, then as Florida novelties, and later threatened with extinction due to over hunting. Legal protections, combined with proper conservation, have allowed Florida’s alligator population to rebound to sustainable levels. Included in the exhibit is an interactive replica alligator nest. This touchable nest allows for an exciting element of exploration. And be sure to get yourView more
500 S Bronough St, R.A. Gray Building, Tallahassee, FL 32399
Lot E: Parking garage adjacent to the Museum. Metered Spaces: Martin Luther King Blvd. BUS Parking: Bus parking available at the rear of the building. Additional Parking: Kleman Plaza (Bronough / Duval St.) and the Civic Center (Pensacola St.)