Event and Temporary Exhibit Calendar
125 Years of Florida Public Health Curator's Tour
October 2014 – April 2015, 11:00 a.m. – Noon
Meet at the Visitor Services Desk for this special tour and learn about featured health topics and interesting tidbits that you may not find on first glance.
Florida Governors Lunch & Learn and Book Signing
Friday, February 27, 2015 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
We have seen 51 governors since Florida became a U.S. territory, each with a unique story and countless contributions to our great state and nation. A noted historian of the Florida governorship, Robert Buccellato shares these stories and contributions in his book Florida Governors: Lasting Legacies. Joined by former Governor Wayne Mixson, Buccellato brings his book to the Florida Historic Capitol Museum, where our first 36 governors under statehood made their mark on history.
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An Evening with Dr. Agwunobi: Leadership Through Preparation, Prevention, and Response
March 19, 2015 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Imagine juggling the responsibilities of responding to four major hurricanes and the nation's first-ever anthrax attack while combating a high infant mortality rate and rising youth tobacco use. This was just a normal workday for former Secretary of Health Dr. John Agwunobi. Join us for an intriguing evening of shared stories about the unprecedented Public Health challenges he faced during his appointment. Learn more »
Family Health Day
April 11, 2015 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Participate in a family-friendly, heart-happy, well-being, activity-filled day. From aerobics in the courtyard to activities in the chambers, we celebrate health! For activity schedule, visit our website.
May 19, 2015 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
The Florida Historic Capitol Museum and our preservation partners invite you to our fourth annual Rotunda Rendezvous, our celebration of historic preservation efforts that is a signature event for Historic Preservation Month in Florida. Nationally renowned preservation expert Donovan Rypkema will share his research on the value of historic preservation as a community-building and economic development tool, and we encourage you to join the discussion during a question-and-answer period.