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History Happy Hours are the Historic Stranahan House Museum’s monthly education program for the community. These programs explore topics in greater detail as they relate to the Stranahan family, the historic site, South Florida, and the Seminole Tribe of Florida. Programs are currently all held virtually via Zoom. Advanced registration is required to receive log-in access. For more information on this great program and all our educational offerings, please contact Jonathan Axler, Programs and Education Coordinator at [email protected] or 954-524-4736.


Join us in-person as Seminole Tribe of Florida’s Cultural Ambassador Everett Osceola shares the history of alligator wrestling. Alligator wrestling plays a special role in Seminole culture and Everett will share firsthand knowledge of what it is like to be a Native American alligator wrestler. Join us for a great evening at Broward County’s oldest and most historically significant site for light bites, museum tours and a little history!

Home for the Holidays at the Historic Stranahan House Museum
$50 per person
On Wednesday, December 8, 2021, the Historic Stranahan House Museum will host a fun evening of holiday cheer at Broward County’s oldest and most historically significant home. The inaugural “Home for the Holidays” event will include cocktails, cookies, and a delicious grazing station provided by Sidecar Kitchen. Guests can purchase a variety of special holiday gifts (or even gifts for themselves!) at the event’s Auction and Raffle. Be on the lookout for special guests such as Ol’ Saint Nick himself and experience the museum’s famous Victorian Christmas display with costumed docents. 
For more information, please contact [email protected] or 954-524-4736.

Let our costumed docents take you back in time to the Victorian era in the beautifully decorated Historic Stranahan House Museum.  Learn how many holiday traditions started and how the pioneers celebrated Christmas in the early days of Fort Lauderdale.  Shop for your entire list in our great gift shop!

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