Englewood Area Historical Museum 

Using the Power of History to Transform Lives

Events: Bertha Palmer Visits the Museum

Museum President Barbara Sharpe with Kate Holmes from the Historical Society of Sarasota County who portrayed Bertha Palmer at the Museum in March, 2017. Bertha Palmer was a Chicago millionaire and visionary, whose interest in the Gulf Coast of Florida on her arrival in Sarasota in 1910 set the stage for the growth and prosperity of Sarasota County. Learn more: See our current exhibit THE PALMER RANCH. 

Vietnam War Static Scene & Exhibit

"Ranches to Houses"

Events: Eco-Fest, Cracker Fair

Halloween Safe Walk 2016 

Our Grand Opening and First Exhibit: Remembering WWII

Florida Cowboy Exhibit

Winners of Our John Bass Photo Raffle Edna and Mark Mc Atee with Museum President Barbara Sharpe: