Art, Culture, General, Library
To promote and advance education, interest and participation in the contemporary visual arts through changing exhibitions of work by established and emerging artists, outdoor art festivals, a major resource library, special events and educational programs for adults and youth.
Botanical Garden, Children's, Nature Centers
Come cultivate your senses at a spectacular new Naples Botanical Garden. Our “gardens with latitude” offer you some of the world’s most diverse plant communities and interesting cultures. These are between the 26th latitude north where Naples is situated, and the 26th latitude south. Our subtropical location gives us the opportunity to showcase gardens that represent countries and regions from between theses latitudes as they encircle the globe.
Anthropology, Archaeology, Culture, History, Military
Set in Naples' restored Seaboard Air Line Railway passenger station, the Naples Depot Museum welcomes visitors back to the railroading boom days of the Roaring Twenties and explains how generations of Southwest Floridians used technology and transportation to conquer a vast and seemingly impenetrable frontier
Children's, Culture, History, Historic House, Historical Society
Naples Historical Society, a 501c3 nonprofit organization, is considered the Central Voice of Naples History. The mission is to preserve Naples history and heritage for the community and future generations to enjoy. That mission is accomplished through five (5) preservation initiatives and ten (10) cleverly crafted educational programs. All educational programs are based at Historic Palm Cottage, Naples oldest house.
Botanical Garden, Zoo
To collect, preserve, and display artifacts, aircraft and documents showing the heritage and history of Naval Aviation.
Fort Pierce, Florida
To inform and educate the public on the important role of the U.S. Navy's Naval Combat Demolition Units, Scouts and Raiders, Underwater Demolition Teams and Sea, Air, Land (SEAL) Teams, more commonly referred to in the past as Navy Frogmen" and now as "Navy SEALS.""
Fort Myers, Florida
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Culture, History, Historic House, Library, Military, Science
Serving as one among 257 air stations during World War II, and as one of a few specialty schools for training on the TBM/TBF Avenger aircraft, the Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale (NASFL) made a big impact in the South Florida region, and the United States as a whole. The NAS Fort Lauderdale Museum (also known as the Link Trainer Building #8), stands as the only reminder of a naval complex of more than 200 buildings.
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Archaeology, History, Historical Society, Library
Our museum is a historical museum dating back to pre-historic to present day. One of the galleries is devoted to the Turnbull Settlement which arrived in the new world and Florida in 1768. This was the largest British colonization attempt in the new world, exceeding Jamestown and only one in Florida. Our goal is to educate the visiting public of this rich history and also to get it into the school system.
West Palm Beach, Florida
Art, Children's, Culture
The Norton Museum has gained local, national and international recognition for its collections, exhibitions and programs. The Museum features a Chihuly Glass Ceiling, amazing and expansive collections of American, European, Chinese and Contemporary Art, Photography and works on paper. The Museum Store offers a diverse array of artsy gifts and Cafe 1451 at the Norton provides a fine dining experience in a unique setting.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Art, Culture, History
The Museum of Art | Fort Lauderdale, located in the heart of downtown Fort Lauderdale, is devoted to showcasing diverse exhibitions, providing arts education to the community, and serving as the ultimate hang out for artists, students, and those who appreciate art.