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Historic Pensacola Tours that are Fun and Factual

Mike Fisher

July 31st 2020

Historic Pensacola Tours that are Fun and Factual

Pensacola history tours are among some of the top things to do in Pensacola, Florida! A city with strong ties to world-changing events, Pensacola offers intriguing tours ranging in topics from the American Civil War, to landmarks dating back centuries.

Whether a ghost hunting enthusiast searching for proof of an afterlife, a military buff hungry for never-before heard war stories, or someone who simply wants fun things to do in Pensacola, Florida, Pensacola history tours are the perfect solution! Keep reading for a full list of Historic Pensacola Tours that are Fun and Factual!

Table of Contents

  • Historic Pensacola Segway Tour
  • Ghost & Graveyards Tour
  • T.T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Museum
  • Pensacola Civil War History Tour
  • Red Light District Tour
  • Historic Pensacola Village
  • Pensacola Landmark City Tour
  • Pensacola Children’s Museum



Historic Pensacola Segway Tour


historic pensacola segway tours

Slide and glide through the streets and take in beautiful downtown Pensacola on a segway


Explore Pensacola, Florida, in a whole new way on a Historic Pensacola Segway Tour! Glide through the streets of the “City of Five Flags” hitting monuments, landmarks, and historic locations including Veteran’s Memorial Park and Plaza De Luna!


Ghost & Graveyards Tour


historic pensacola ghost tour

Pensacola, FL, is full of history, which means the nearby ghost tours are sure to fright and excite


Hear spooky stories involving Pensacola’s rich history and notorious residents. Stop at locations of spiritual turbulence including the Pensacola historic downtown, and even stop at a notable cemetery. This tour is guaranteed to satisfy lovers of both history and the supernatural.


T.T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Museum


child enjoying the museum

Even the little ones love visiting the museum! One of the top things to do in the winter in Pensacola, visiting area museums is both fun and informative


Housing a treasure trove of artifacts capturing Pensacola’s and West Florida’s rich history. With three floors of exhibit space featuring Spanish and Native American artifacts dating back over 300 years, the displays are as interesting as they are ancient!

T.T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Museum is one of the top things to do in Pensacola, Florida, with low-price admission and half-price Sundays from 12pm - 4pm! For more information, click here:


Pensacola Civil War History Tour


historic artifact from the civil war

Pictured above is just one of the many historic artifacts you’ll see along the way during your Pensacola Civil War History Tour


Before the Civil War, Pensacola was the largest and most prosperous city in the country. Travel back to the pre-war era and learn about a city divided, and what role Pensacola played in the North vs South struggle.

Visit historic forts, and tour the city in a modernized 1930’s Ford Bus. This amazing Pensacola bus tour not only allows you to see the sights, but lets you ride in style along the way!


Red Light District Tour


red light district tour in pensacola fl

Image of historic Downtown Pensacola, one of the stops during the Red Light District Tour, from Wikimedia


This Rated “R” romp through Pensacola takes guests through the racier parts of Pensacola’s history. Firsthand accounts of the city’s risque past heat up this 2-hour tour that includes a trip to a former brothel.


Historic Pensacola Village


historic pensacola village

In a recent Traveler Story, it states that a Pensacola bus tour is the perfect way to see the Pensacola Historic Village, pictured above. Image from Wikimedia


The Pensacola Historic Village contains more than 20 historic buildings managed and maintained by the local university. The Village is located in the Pensacola Historic Downtown, and furnished mostly by the T.T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Museum. Admission is purchased for a full week, allowing plenty of time to explore the almost 2 dozen homes and buildings!


Pensacola Landmark City Tour


pensacola landmark

Image from Flickr


Get to know Pensacola on a tour of its most popular landmarks! Dr. Bill Spain narrates this entertaining tour through the city covering the Pensacola historic downtown, the Frisco Railroad, and more stunning sights.

Another great way to explore the local landmarks is by renting a bicycle through Kool Breeze Karts. This is a great way to explore the ins and outs of the city, while getting some fresh air at the same time!


Pensacola Children’s Museum


childrens museum in pensacola fl

One of the top kid-friendly things to do in Pensacola, the Pensacola Children’s Museum is sure to please even the pickiest of people! Image from Wikipedia


Located at the Arbona Building at 115 East Zaragoza St, the museum offers hands-on exploration into science and history for children 2-13. Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 4pm, there is plenty of time to check out this local landmark during a Pensacola, Florida, vacation!



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