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When was the Lightner Museum built?
Last Updated: 2nd June, 2020
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Also question is, who owns the Lightner Museum?
The Lightner Museum is housed in the former Alcazar Hotel, built in 1888 by Henry Morrison Flagler. Home to one of the premier collections of fine and decorative 19th-century and early 20th-century art in the country.
One may also ask, who was Otto Lightner? Otto Lightner (1887-1950) known as “America's King of Hobbies” was a self-made, wealthy newspaper editor and publisher. He was the owner and publisher of Hobbies, an antiques and collectibles magazine during the Great Depression and advocated collecting.
Consequently, is the Lightner Museum free?
Lightner Museum members receive free admission to over 1,000 other institutions in North America. National Building Museum in Washington D.C.
How long is the Flagler College tour?
Historic Tours of Flagler College offer visitors a chance to step back in time to the Gilded Age and experience a true turn-of-the-century grand hotel. Tours last about one hour and depart daily from the main lobby (Rotunda) of Flagler College located at 74 King St.