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4:00 pm: Walking Tour
April 6, 2018 –
Take a step back in time on our Historical Walking Tours! The Historical Society of Palm Beach County will host Downtown West Palm Beach History Strolls led by architect and historian Rick Gonzalez of REG Architects. The one-hour guided tour showcases the evolution of downtown West Palm Beach buildings and landmarks and includes an historical urban design overview through recent area development. The tours have been organized each season since the development of CityPlace, West Palm Beach.
Tours begin at 4pm, $10 per person. Call 561.832.4164 ext. 100 for more information or to reserve your spot.
The Historic Walking tour is sponsored by REG Architects.
|April 7, 2018
N/A: Everglades Day
April 7, 2018N/A
The Historical Society of Palm Beach County and the Richard and Pat Johnson Palm Beach County History Museum will partner with local organizations such as the Everglades Foundation, The Nature Conservancy, and county organizations to celebrate the rich history of the Everglades on Saturday, April 7, 2018. Through a series of lectures, exhibitions, and discussions, the goal of this event is to share not only the history of this local ecosystem, but its value to all Florida’s inhabitants
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7:00 pm: Lecture
April 11, 2018 –
Distinguished Lecture Series presents Sandra Henderson Thurlow – The U.S. Life-Saving Service (wc 55)
|April 12, 2018
7:30 am: Raisin’ Cane: Sugar Harvest Tour
April 12, 2018
$10.00 per person
The tour will take us to the U.S. Sugar Facilities in Clewiston, Florida.
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3:00 pm: Afternoon Lecture
April 19, 2018 –
Third Thursday @ 3 lecture series presents: Tom Gregersen, Cultural Director, Morikami Museum, on “Yamato Colony: Pioneering Japanese in Florida”
Third Thursday @ 3 was initiated to provide a daytime option for those who want to learn more Palm Beach County history. Attendees are encouraged to visit the admission-free Johnson History Museum on the 2nd floor before or after the lectures.
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|April 22, 2018
6:00 pm: Sunset History Cruise
April 22, 2018 –
Join the Society for an intimate Sunset History Cruise to benefit education programs for local school children aboard the Mariner III, a 122-foot classic motor yacht built in 1926.
Tickets are $150.00 per person. Space is limited.
For more information or to reserve your spot, please call 561.832.4164 ext. 100.
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5:30 pm: Annual Membership Meeting
April 24, 2018
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N/A: HSPBC and Johnson History Museum Closed
May 5, 2018N/A
HSPBC and Johnson History Museum Closed