Florida: ‘Imagining La Florida’ opens at Museum of Florida History

 

An exhibition focused on Ponce de León’s exploration of Florida has opened at the Museum of Florida History in Tallahassee. Imagining La Florida: Ponce de León and the Quest for the Fountain of Youth uses interactive technology to explain the perils of early Spanish exploration and the rich colonial history of Florida. The exhibit includes a replica Spanish galleon, an interactive animation of the 16th century Arenal neighborhood in Seville (the launch point for many Spanish explorers) and a display of the fabled fountain of youth. It runs through Feb. 23,

Details: museumoffloridahistory.com or 850-245-6400.

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