Historical and Educational Attractions

This page lists attractions of historical, cultural, or educational significance in the Citrus County and Hernando County and Levy County, Florida area. Listings may include historical homes, battlefields, forts, monuments, famous birthplaces, and other places of historical significance, as well educational attractions such as planetariums.
Kids Citrus County and Hernando County and Levy County: Historical and Educational Attractions - Fun 4 Nature Coast Kids
Brooksville 1885 Railroad Depot Museum

Featuring two HO model train displays, one with replicas of buildings in downtown Brooksville. Exhibits explain the history of the steam engine and Am ...

Area: Hernando County
70 Russell St., Brooksville, FL, 34601
Cedar Key Museum State Park

Picturesque Cedar Key, on Florida's Gulf Coast, was a thriving port city and railroad connection during the 19th century. The museum contains exhibits ...

Area: Levy County
12231 S.W. 166 Court, Cedar Key, FL, 32625
Countryman Family One Room School

Featuring a lesson and display called Florida Cowhunter aka Florida Cowboy. Historian Carla Bradley researched and wrote a manual for this important p ...

Area: Hernando County
66 Russell S, Brooksville, FL, 34601
Crystal River Archaeological State Park

A National Historic Landmark, this 61-acre, pre-Columbian, Native American site has burial mounds, temple/platform mounds, a plaza area and a substant ...

Area: Citrus County
3400 N. Museum Point, Crystal River, FL, 34428
Fort Cooper - Historic Site

The park is named for Major Mark Anthony Cooper, commander of 380 First Georgia Battalion Volunteers plus an artillery company of a few army regulars. ...

Area: Citrus County
3100 S. Old Floral City Rd., Inverness, FL, 34450
Pioneer Florida Museum and Village

On display are tools of the Florida Pioneer Man, showing how he built his house,made his furniture, plowed his fields, harvested his crops, and did hi ...

Area: North Pasco County
15602 Pioneer Museum Road, Dade City, FL, 33525
Yulee Sugar Mill Ruins

This site was once part of a thriving sugar plantation owned by David Levy Yulee. Yulee was a member of the Territorial Legislative Council, and serve ...

Area: Citrus County
State Road 490, Homosassa, FL, 34446