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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Museum of Natural History will host its 27th annual Collectors Day from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Feb. 11. The event is free and open to the public.

Visitors will encounter a wide range of collections at this family-oriented event, including nutcrackers, classic cars and World War II memorabilia. Visitors also will have the opportunity to learn how collections contribute to science and conservation, make a collection book and take home tools to start their own collections.

For more information on Collectors Day, call (352) 846-2000, ext. 206. A list of collectors available for media contact is available by request.

Media Contact: Paul Ramey, (352) 846-2000,
Writer: Emily Banks