As part of Black History Month, the Florida Museum of Natural History is hosting the “Black in Natural History Museums… Continue Reading Florida Museum hosts ‘Black in Natural History Museums Celebration’ Feb. 24
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Settlers traveling in to Florida in the early to mid-1800s encountered a nearly trackless longleaf pine wilderness and the necessity… Continue Reading Finding Florida: Crossing the Suwannee River in the 1800s; Early Ferries, Bridges & Trestles
In the late 1980s, Gainesville had a well-documented and researched history, numerous nationally-recognized historical sites, and multiple civic organizations centered… Continue Reading “Weaving a Community: 30 Years of the Matheson History Museum” Exhibition Opens
We are honored to host Sandra Gail Lambert for the launch of her latest book – "My Withered Legs and… Continue Reading My Withered Legs and Other Essays
Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/30th-anniversary-sock-hop-tickets-828691567787?aff=oddtdtcreator Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Matheson History Museum with a Sock Hop in the former American Legion… Continue Reading 30th Anniversary Sock Hop
Celebrate the opening of the Florida Museum of Natural History’s new “Water Shapes Florida” exhibit on March 23! This free… Continue Reading Dive into the Florida Museum’s new water exhibit opening March 23
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