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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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Emillions Art

837 5th Avenue South, Suite 202
Naples, FL 34102

Emillions Art is a Naples-Based art consulting firm with a curated showroom on 5th Avenue South....

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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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Historic Palm Cottage

Fifth Avenue South

701 Fifth Avenue South
Naples, FL 34102

Fifth Avenue South, the main street through downtown Naples, welcomes residents and visitors with its pedestrian-friendly walkways, sidewalk seating a...

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Enjoying a family stroll to the Beautiful Gulf Coast Beach on 5th Avenue South!

Shakespeare in Paradise

2777 Tamiami Trail N.
Naples, FL 34103

The mission of Shakespeare in Paradise is to create quality professional theatre that celebrates the power, beauty and transcendence of language and t...

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Artis-Naples

5833 Pelican Bay Blvd.
Naples, FL 34108

Home of The Baker Museum and the Naples Philharmonic, Artis-Naples is Southwest Florida's premier arts and cultural destination with more than 300 con...

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Philharmonic Center for the Arts

Southwest Florida Event Center

11515 Bonita Beach Rd. S.E.
Ste. 101
Bonita Springs, FL 34135

The Southwest Florida Event Center is a state of the art performing arts center and dinner theater opening in Bonita Springs just north of Naples in 2...

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SWFL Performing Arts Center