Just in time for Christmas, the Carrabelle History Museum has a display of vintage and antique toys. Come see dolls and fire engines, trucks and teddy bears. The toys in this a community effort come from the collections of Tamara Allen, Ron Gembe, Rod Gasche, David Butler, Betty Lewis Harrison and others. Also new at the museum is a display on the Civil War in Franklin County featuring a diorama created by artist Fred Aman.

The museum, in the former City Hall building at 106 Avenue B SE, is open Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. We gladly open any other day by appointment. For more information or to arrange a tour, call 697-2141 or 524-1153. Field trips and buses are welcome.