Constitution Convention Museum SP

Constitution Museum Port St. Joe, Fl

    Constitution Convention Museum State Park is a 14 acre park managed by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection. This park brings to light and maintains the history location of the first Florida State Constitution Convention. Port Saint Joe was picked over Tallahassee to host Florida’s first State Constitution Convention. 56 territorial delegates drafted Florida’s first constitution in 1838. Florida was admitted to the Union in 1845 as the 27th state.

  When visiting the park visitors can take a self-guided tour through displays and exhibits of the time. Artifacts from the original settlement in St Joseph.

Constitution Convention Museum Port Saint Joe, Florida

Amenities

 

  • Historical site
  • Wedding
  • Parking
  • Museum

Location

Information

  • Phone: 850-229-8029
  • Located: 200 Allen Memorial Way
    Port St. Joe FL 32456 
  • 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5 p.m. Eastern time Thursday through Monday. Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.
  • Fee: $2 per person. Children under age of 5 admitted free.
  • Park Map