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Visitors to Pensacola will find some of the most beautiful beaches in the world here along Perdido Key to Pensacola Beach,where blue skies, emerald-green water and swaying sea oats provide the perfect backdrop for your Florida beach vacation.
RV and Tent Camping in the Greater Pensacola Area
RV and Tent Camping in the Greater Pensacola Area
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Girlfriend getaways in the Pensacola Bay Area
Girlfriend getaways in the Pensacola Bay Area
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The World According to Bowden ExhibitSeptember 18, 2014 - October 31, 2014

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"Guild Hall: An Adventure in the Arts"October 03, 2014 - January 04, 2015

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12 X 12 X 12October 15, 2014 - November 24, 2014

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Fort Pickens National Park (Gulf Islands National Seashore)
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Category: Historic Attractions, National Park, Nature Tours,
Time To Experience Activity: Full day,
Tour Information: Guided Tours, Self-guided tours,
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Living History Camp and Candlelight Tour of Fort Pickens
November 15, 2014 - November 16, 2014
Living History Camp and Candlelight Tour of Fort Pickens
Gulf Islands National Seashore will present a Living History Camp, November 15 & 16 and Candlelight Tour of Fort Pickens, November 15. During daytime hours, the event features a living history encampment by Company C, 3rd U.S. Infantry (1860-1865). A ranger led tour of Fort Pickens will be at 2:00 pm both Saturday and Sunday. Saturday evening, November 15, the fort will remain open from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm for self-guided candlelight tours. The event provides a rare opportunity to experience the fort at night. Costumed reenactors will be stationed around the fort answering visitor questions and providing information about Pensacola during the Civil War. Visitor should arrive no later than 8:30 pm in order to experience the fort prior to closing at 9:00 pm.
Admission: $8 vehicle fee; event free
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