May Museum of Tropics

Weeki Wachee Mermaids Sitting in Front of Hercules Beetle Statue

Postcard depicting the front entrance to The May Museum of Natural History. Owner John May had this fiberglass sculpture of a hercules beetle created to entice Weeki Wachee Springs visitors to the museum. The May Museum operated at Weeki Wachee for a little over a decade, from 1950 until ABC purchased Weeki Wachee.