The Museum of the Everglades
105 W. Broadway, Everglades City, FL 34139
Tells the story of a town deep in the Florida Everglades, the building of the Tamiami Trail and area's characters, pioneers and plume hunters. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Donations welcome.
Exhibition: "Barron Collier's Path Through the Everglades - The Tamiami Trail"
April 1 - June 1, 2013
Completed in 1928, the Tamiami Trail brought essential services and a new economic vitality to Florida’s last frontier. This exhibit will tell the tale of Barron G. Collier, a pioneering businessman whose vision and personal fortune were closely tied to much of Southwest Florida's early growth and development. For more information, please call (239) 695-0008.