Museum Events

Special exhibitions, lecture programs and family-centered, living history events are offered throughout the year at each Museum facility and provide unique opportunities to learn more about the history and heritage of one of America's last great frontiers.

February 28, 2017
For over thirty years, George Snyder has created a visual vocabulary using riotous color and dynamic geometric forms to celebrate life. What might appear to the casual observer to be similar, almost d... Read More >
Antique Auto Show
March 4, 2017
For all its railroad glory, the Naples Depot is also home to one of the area’s largest and most impressive antique auto shows. Considered essential viewing for collectors and classic car buffs, ... Read More >
March 8, 2017
Karen T. Bartlett is the author of A (mostly) Kids' Guide to Naples, Marco Island & the Everglades. It is the most outrageously awesome guidebook ever, for families with school-age kids, their... Read More >
March 15, 2017
While in Staunton, Virginia for an industrial photography job in 1955, O. Winston Link’s longstanding love of railroads became focused on the nearby Norfolk and Western Railway. The N & W wa... Read More >
April 5, 2017
Tourist postcards speak the language of place and can reveal aspirations and assumptions that give a place its identity. This program will look at postcards depicting Florida during the first nine dec... Read More >
28th Annual Old Florida Festival
November 18 - 19, 2017
Time travel back over 10,000 years of South Florida history at one of the largest and most popular living history gatherings in the state. This two-day festival features over 90 historical reenactors,... Read More >