Manatee Village Historical Park

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Our Hours:

Monday - Friday

2nd/4th Saturdays of the month

9:00am - 4:00pm
Closed on Holidays & their associated weekends
We may be closed at other times due to inclement weather
(closures will be announced on this page)

Upcoming Saturday Openings:

October 9, October 23

Upcoming Closures:

Thursday, November 11

Want to make a donation?

Click the red button below. Thank you for supporting our museum!

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October Cemetery Tours

OCTOBER 9TH & 23RD 
10 AM, 12 PM, 2 PM

Join MVHP staff for a FREE hour-long tour through Manatee County's oldest cemetery. 

Space is limited and reservations are recommended. For more information, click here

Sign up by clicking the button below or

calling us at 941-749-7165

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Take a stroll back in time...

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About Us

Our mission is to preserve and share the heritage of Manatee County's founding period (1840-1918).

With free admission and 14 points of interest, this is a great way to learn about the history of Manatee County and Old Florida long before paved roads and electricity.

Hours

Monday - Friday

2nd/4th Saturdays of the month

9:00am - 4:00pm
Closed on Holidays & their associated weekends


Upcoming Saturdays:

September 25, October 9, October 23

Upcoming Closures:

Thursday, September 16

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Location
We are located at 1404 Manatee Avenue East (SR 64) Bradenton, FL 34208.

Our entrance is on 14th St E.


Just look for "Old Cabbage Head," our 1913 Baldwin Locomotive, welcoming visitors to the museum.

Cost
Admission is FREE! Donations welcome. In the Wiggins Store, you may donate with cash or use our devices to donate $5 using your credit/debit card.

Certain special events require an admission fee.

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Manatee Village Historical Park is primarily accessible for differently-abled individuals. Due to the historic nature of our buildings, visitors may be offered an alternative experience.
Call (941) 749-7165 or email manatee.village@manateeclerk.com for more information.
 


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