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Stranahan House

335 Southeast Sixth Ave. Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301 | Fort Lauderdale | 954-742-9236

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Tours are offered at the early-20th-century house -- the oldest residence in Broward County -- preserved as a museum and furnished in antiques from the era.


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