Before we leave the museum behind, a little taste of prehistoric Florida.
First a diorama depicting a scene of coastal Florida with a giant sloth, bison, and other critters - you might be able to pick some of them out if you enlarge the photo.
Full view of a skeleton of a giant sloth - don't worry, they are (were) slow:
Description of the glyptodont - a giant ancestor of the armadillo:
Skeleton of the glyptodont:
Next time we'll see skeletons of a more modern, man-made sort: Bulow Plantation Ruins State Park.