Panhandle Pioneer Settlement, Blountstown

The Panhandle Pioneer Settlement was founded in July 1989 to bring together the material history of life in Calhoun County and the Florida Panhandle between the 1820s and the 1940s. Back then, Blountstown was a bustling community that relied heavily on commerce carried along the Apalachicola River, also known as the "Big River." Today, the Settlement has 18 buildings of historical significance, as well as exhibits and collections. New pieces of history are added every year!
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  • My first visit was October about 10 years ago; most recent 8.11.18. There's a peaceful charm to this community of well maintained structures which have been moved here from nearby towns. There is a sc...  more »
  • Take a break from the busy highways and visit some of the local towns - that is just what we did and were we thrilled with what we saw. In Blountstown FL, off of I-10, we visited the Panhandle Pioneer...  more »
  • The facility was well equiped for the large party we attended there. It was easy to find. It was a picture perfect location...inside and out. There were plenty of tables for the guests with room to move around the room to visit other tables. The food was plentiful and delicious (prepared by family).
  • I love this place. Such history here. The staff are amazing too.

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