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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.

 

Gangsters, bootleggers, poachers, drug runners, and assassins’! All manner of criminals have prowled and lurked in the dense wilderness that is the Florida Everglades. Join Historian, Curator and Storyteller, Thomas Lockyear for a fascinating trip through the unique tales of South Florida History. You will not want to miss the program!

Spirits of Stranahan House? You Decide!
Would you like to encounter the dearly, but not really, departed Frank and Ivy Stranahan and the other Spirits of Stranahan House? Let us guide you through the oldest and most historically significant home in Broward County.  Our dowsing rods will let you know if a spirit is near. You never know who you might meet!

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!

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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