Street Address
231 SW 2nd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Mailing Address
219 SW 2nd Avenue,
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
phone: 954-463-4431
fax: 954-523-6228
Hours of Operation
Docented tours at 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00
Sunday, Tuesday - Saturday12 PM - 4 PM
Adults $10
Seniors $7
Students (with ID) $5
Members and Children under 6 free
Includes Museum and tour of 1907 King-Cromartie House and 1899 Replica School House
Adults: $10
Seniors: $7
Military (with ID): $5
Members: free
Children under 6: Free
Gift Shop
Patricia Zeiler, Executive Director
phone: 954-463-4431 x15
Merrilyn Rathbun, Research Director
phone: 954-463-4431 x11
Linda Rosen, Business Manager & Rentals
phone: 954-463-4431 x14
Ellery Andrews, Director of Education
Todd L. Bothel, Deputy Director and Supervising Curator


Fort Lauderdale History Center

Fort Lauderdale Historical Society's Fort Lauderdale History Center offers insight into local pioneer history through permanent and temporary exhibits, research archives, original 1900s historical buildings, an 1899 replica school house and a gift shop. It is a lovely venue for weddings and events.


The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society brings the history of greater Fort Lauderdale to life through research, education and preservation for the enrichment of all generations.


Private Non-Profit


Hoch Heritage Center is open to the public.

Research sources are available at the Hoch Heritage Center. Over 250 images of South Florida are avaiable for sale. A speakers' bureau is available for community groups' events.

Access: General Public

Appointment required: No


Wedding Venue

This is a lovely spot on the New River for weddings and events.

Gift Shop