Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Art, Culture, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Park
The Beaches Area Historical Society chronicles the history and culture of the beaches communities of the First Coast through its historic structures, research facilities, permanent exhibition, and educational programs.
History, Historic House, Specialized
Former Freedmen's Bureau Bank, state-owned, Florida's oldest surviving bank facility.
New Smyrna Beach, Florida
Anthropology, Art, History
To promote racial harmony among the many cultural groups in Dade County. Through increased awareness and understanding, inter-racial tension and conflict can be replaced by cross-cultural enrichment and innovation. We provide the community with a positive look at Black Heritage through our many exhibits, talks, and literature.
Boca Raton, Florida
History, Historical Society
The Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum is known primarily for its stewardship of two landmark buildings in Boca Raton: Town Hall and the F.E.C. Railway Station (the Count de Hoernle Pavilion)plus two 1947streamline rail cars. The buildings and cars are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.The Historical Society's current focus is its collection of Addison Mizner furnishings and artifacts and its heritage education programs for the community.
Lake Wales, Florida
Botanical Garden, Children's, Culture, General, History, Historic House
Bok Tower Gardens offers visitors Florida's most abundant opportunities for aesthetic, cultural and personal enrichment. The lush landscapes of the Olmsted gardens, the majesty and music of the Singing Tower with its 60-bell carillon and the splendor of Pinewood Estate create an experience that inspires all who visit.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Art, History, Historic House
Bonnet House Museum & Gardens, located at 900 N. Birch Road, Fort Lauderdale is situated on 35 subtropical acres between the Intracoastal Waterway and A1A on Fort Lauderdale beach. The whimsical estate was the winter retreat of Frederic and Evelyn Bartlett, two American artists whose unconventional personal touches are evident throughout the property. For more information go to www.bonnethouse.org or call (954) 563-5393.
MERRITT ISLAND, Florida
History, Military, Park, Specialized
THE VETERANS MEMORIAL CENTER HOUSES THE VMC MUSEUM ON MERRITT ISLAND, FL., WHICH IS A PART OF THE BREVARD COUNTY PARK SYSTEM. THE VMC IS A 501(c) (3) NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION. THE MUSEUM AND THE VMC ARE FREE ADMISSION.
Hialeah Gardens, Florida
Culture, History, Library, Military, Specialized
History museum of an event during the cold war in reference to the new cuba communist regime.