Museum Operating Hours
7 days 10am – 4pm
Ticket Prices & Guided Tours
History Fort Lauderdale
Offers individual and family
Your donation will ensure the
curation, maintenance and
preservation of Fort Lauderdale’s
rich and cultural history.
BRINGING HISTORY TO LIFE FOR OVER 60 YEARS!
WELCOME TO HISTORY
For more than five decades, History Fort Lauderdale has brought the stories of our diverse community to life through engaging educational experiences, innovative cultural exhibits, research and preservation of artifacts. We invite you to explore the significant and inspiring people, places and events that shaped our past and continue to influence the future of our vibrant city.
BE A PART OF HISTORY
Consider the importance of what it took to get you where you are today. That is what History Fort Lauderdale is all about. The diverse group of people, the events, the challenges and the successes. Throughout over 100 years of growth, Fort Lauderdale shines as a destination people around the world are eager to reach. Join us, become a member and be part of History Fort Lauderdale today.
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ABOUT INDIVIDUAL AND GROUP TOURS
“Consider the importance of what it took to get you where you are today..”
Florida Scribes & Stories
Literary and history enthusiasts are invited to speak with local authors, purchase their latest releases and hve them signed at the New River Inn Museum of History. A January 17, 2023 from 6PM-8PM -Donn Colee: "Legends & Lore of Fort Lauderdale's New River"...
Women Trailblazers Photo Exhibition
Women Trailblazers Photo Exhibition: March 9 - 31, 2023 | Galleria Fort Lauderdale A Women's History Month photo exhibition of women impacting our community, now and then. Exhibit open during regular mall hours. 2414 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Black History Month
Black History Month Exhibit – “Reflections of Society” February 1 – 28, 2023. Opening Reception on February 5, 2023 RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/414919404107
Tours, Education, Artists & More
Schedule Your Group Tour
A guided leisurely stroll through the early days of Fort Lauderdale along the New River. Tours includes admission to the museums.
Plan a field trip to the History Fort Lauderdale and experience our various interactive and educational programs.
Our Vision for 2023
The vision of History Fort Lauderdale’s 60th Anniversary year is for a new 30,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art museum located in Downtown Fort Lauderdale.
Visit our six Artists-in-Residence studios on the 3rd floor of the New River Inn. Artist guided tours are available every day.
A PERFECT VENUE
New River Inn Museum of History is a beautiful and unique Fort Lauderdale wedding venue nestled in the heart of Riverwalk Park on the New River. If you’re planning a grand and lavish party for 200 or an intimate gathering of 50, the understated elegance of this 1905 hotel is an exquisite sene for creating timeless memories.
JOIN OUR LIST
To purchase admission or RSVP for a tour visit us at:
219 SW 2nd Ave.
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
7 Days a Week
10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Docent guided tours –
daily at 1, 2 & 3 pm
Walking tours – available upon special request
FREE admission to individuals and families presenting a SNAP EBT card and a valid form of photo ID.