Calendar of Events
Historical Museum

Preserving Yesterday For Tomorrow

Mission Statement: It is the mission of the Plantation Historical Museum to preserve the history of the City of Plantation.

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John Feeney, Museum Curator    954-797-2722


Hours of Operation

Monday Closed
Tuesday 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM (closed noon to 1:00 PM for lunch)
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM (closed noon to 1:00 PM for lunch)
Friday 12 noon – 4:30 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM (closed noon to 1:00 PM for lunch)
Sunday    Closed

Schools, clubs and organizations by appointment on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Free Admission

Museum will be closed January 10, 2016 – February 8, 2016 in preparation for the new exhibit.  Museum will re-open Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.


Museum Events and Meetings

New Exhibit:  Florida Firsts and Pioneers

 

General Meetings:

*Thursday,  January 28th 2016   6:30 pm
Speaker Mike Osceola: Historian and Direct Descendent of Chief Osceola
“Brief Recap of the Seminole Wars and the Effect on the Seminole People of Today; The Development of the Unique Patchwork Art Form”
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*Thursday, February 25th 2016   6:30 pm
Speaker from the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum – Delray Beach

*Thursday, March 24th 2016    12 noon
Speaker Merry Wadja: Guest Services and Member Relations of the Historic Stranahan House
(please note: Brown Bag Lunch. Bring your own meal but refreshments will be served)

*Thursday, April 28th 2016    6:30 pm
Speaker Rae Carole Armstrong: Former Plantation Mayor and Council Member

Events:

Broward County Plant Affair
Plantation Heritage Park
Saturday, May 7th 2016   9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, May 8th 2016   9:00 am to 4:00 pm
(Mother’s Day Weekend)
“This is the 40th bi-annual event which benefits the Plantation Historical Museum”

 

Also on display:
Everglades Diorama showing the “Many Faces of the Everglades”
History of City of Plantation exhibit
Fire Dept. memorabilia including the City’s first fire engine
Artwork by Kevin Wakefield
Ice Age exhibit featuring bones & fossils from Florida
Cheryl the Triceratops, dinosaur skeleton
Seminole and Tequesta display

For meetings and programs see the Plantation Historical Society’s page

 


City History Timeline – 1906 to present

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