Arts, Culture & History

With the Paradise Coast’s natural beauty as inspiration for artists throughout the ages, it’s no surprise that the area is a haven for the arts.

Immerse yourself in culture with music and theater shows, museum exhibits, historic sites and art galleries – and let the No. 1 Small Art Town in America be your muse. Then, get to know the area's colorful and fascinating heritage. The Calusa Indians once called the region home, and later the Seminoles. Pioneer settlers built cattle ranches, while others fished, farmed and hunted in the Ten Thousand Islands. In the 1920s, wealthy Northern and Midwestern settlers vacationed on our white-sand beaches and fished. While Naples and Marco Island have seen tremendous growth and development, communities such as Everglades City, Immokalee, Chokoloskee and Ochopee still offer glimpses into the days of yesteryear.

 

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Clay Place

1555 Shadowlawn Dr.
Naples, FL 34104

Home gallery of noted local sculptor Jim Rice, featuring colorful hand-painted pottery, including dinnerware, tiles and murals.  His brightly colored,...

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Adams Galleries

5201 Tamiami Trl. N.
Naples, FL 34103

Adams Galleries has been offering an extensive and unique selection of fine art to our nations most talented and skilled designers for over 8 years.  ...

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Naples Historical Society

137 12th Ave. S.
Naples, FL 34102

Naples Historical Society's Historic Palm Cottage is Naples oldest house (1895) and is listed as a Landmark in the National Register of Historic Place...

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Naples Depot Museum

1051 Fifth Ave. S.
Naples, FL 34102

Naples' first passenger train station, the Naples Depot, Collier County's newest historical museum, welcomes visitors back to the railroading "boom" d...

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Old Naples Waterfront

1500 Fifth Ave. S.
Naples, FL 34102

You'll find several historical displays with information and photography depicting the history of the Old Naples Waterfront within Tin City and Bayfro...

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Naples Backyard History

1170 3rd St. S., Suite C-111
Facing Broad AVE
Naples, FL 34102

Naples Backyard History's Old Naples Museum offers unique experiences of historic Old Naples.  Explore the museum's five exhibit rooms just two blocks...

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