New thrills! Vintage tear-jerkers! Dolphins and fawns and swamp things!
Representations of these and more await visitors at the Museum of Florida History's new exhibit: Beaches, Creatures, and Cowboys: Florida Movie Posters.
The captivating exhibit features 50 colorful promotional items -- posters, lobby cards and handbills -- from the earliest days of filmmaking in sunny Florida.
Yes, Johnny Weissmuller in Tarzan's Secret Treasure.
Yes, The Yearling.
Yes, Where the Boys Are.
Yes, surprise, Airport 77.
And yes, of course, Creature from the Black Lagoon.
Now through July 23. Free. Open daily.
- Monday-Friday: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm
- Saturday: 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
- Sunday and most holidays: Noon – 4:30 pm
For more information, call 850-245-6400 or go to http://www.museumoffloridahistory.com/.