The Lure of Florida Fishing

  Discover how the Sunshine State got hooked on fishing as you explore this special exhibit about the rise of sport fishing in Florida. Learn about the growth of recreational fishing in the late 19th century and how it became such a popular pastime today. More than 100 artifacts, including tackle, trophies, and fish mounts, […]

Children’s Day at the Museum of Florida History

It’s the annual Children’s Day at the Museum of Florida History! This popular family event offers an array of performers, exhibitors, and history. This year’s theme, “Imagine You Were There” complements the temporary exhibit on display, Imagining La Florida: Ponce de León and the Quest for the Fountain of Youth . More than 30 organizations will be represented, each […]

The 32nd Annual Capital City Quilt Show: On Display Now at the Museum of Florida History

  The 32nd Annual Capital City Quilt Show: Road to Florida runs from September 11 to November 3 at the Museum of Florida History. The Museum hosts this exhibit in partnership with Quilters Unlimited of Tallahassee. The exhibit showcases more than 100 hand-crafted and machine-made quilts and wall hangings. Traditional components of the show include awards chosen by […]