Englewood Area Historical Museum 

Using the Power of History to Transform Lives

HOLIDAY HOURS:

Friday – Sunday, 1:00 – 4:00 PM

CLOSING December 24, 2017

RE-OPEN January 6, 2018

Happy Hanukkah, Merry CHRISTmas

And a Healthy New Year!

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We receive no operational funding from the government. We are a 100% volunteer charitable not-for-profit 501 (c)(3) corporation*

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Celebrating Our 2nd Year!
Come See What's New.
 OPEN: Friday - Sunday  1:00 - 4:00 PM
Our Current Exhibits:

"The Roaring 20s"

Boom and Bust!

The Tamiami Trail Goes Through Englewood!

Embezzlement!

Movie Stars & Mosquitoes

The Royal Casino!


"The Chicago Connection"

Did you know Englewood was founded by Chicagoans? 

Learn about our Chicago connections and the Columbian Exposition.


"In the Beginning"

Trace the early inhabitants of our area from the Paleo people 10,000 years ago,

to the Mound Builders, and to the English and Spanish explorers from the 1500s through the 1800s.

See artifacts found along Gottfried Creek that may be from 500 to 1000 BC (BCE)! 


"Olde Englewood"

View a unique collection of historic Englewood photos.

Learn about the Turpentine Industry.

See the original piano used to entertain at Woodmere! 

See Queen Anne Furnishings from Lois Bartlett Tracy's "Artists Acres" Homestead.

Browse our Pioneer Craft & Book Store.


"A Military Salute"

See our on-going, ever-changing exhibits on Englewood's contributions to defending our nation.


SEE EARTH DAY & VIETNAM VET EVENT PHOTOS ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE!


VISIT OUR MUSEUM!

1394 Old Englewood Rd. Englewood, FL 34223

941-208-5942


Hours of Operation:

Friday - Sunday

1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M.

*Weekday Tours Available by Appointment.

Contact us for a scheduled tour.


1394 Old Englewood Rd. Englewood, FL 34223

Have any items relevant to our theme that you would like to have featured in our Museum? 

Feel free to contact us to make arrangements for your artifacts and/or photographs to be examined. 

We are always seeking input from the Englewood area community to assist with telling our story and preserving our history!

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*We are a 100% volunteer charitable not-for-profit 501 (c)(3) corporation. Our ID number is CH44641. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE (800-435-7352) WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. VISIT THEIR WEBSITE: www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com