Posts Tagged ‘museum’

Walk of Recognition

The Walk of Recognition is a celebration of those who have demonstrated a significant long-term commitment to serving the interest of Boca Raton and enriching the lives of its residents. Since its inception in 1997, deserving residents have received their “star” for this prestigious community award and had it placed on the Walk of Recognition…

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Toasts, Tastes & Trolleys – 8th Annual

This popular event will begin and end at the Boca Raton Resort & Club. Guests will begin their evening with Champagne and hors d’oeuvres, in the Resort’s Cloister Garden, before boarding a trolley to start their tour.  After guests enjoy dinner-by-the-bite and signature cocktails, at a variety of Boca Raton restaurants and venues, the trolleys…

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Guided Tour of Historic Boca Raton Resort & Club

Discover the story of the Boca Raton Resort & Club through an engaging guided tour of this historic site. The 1.5 hour strolling tour “walks” through the hotel’s story that includes its hoteliers, architecture, historic turning points such as the World War II years, and its incredible role in Boca Raton’s history since the 1920s.…

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Guided Tour of Historic Boca Raton Resort & Club

Discover the story of the Boca Raton Resort & Club through an engaging guided tour of this historic site. The 1.5 hour strolling tour “walks” through the hotel’s story that includes its hoteliers, architecture, historic turning points such as the World War II years, and its incredible role in Boca Raton’s history since the 1920s.…

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Town Hall Talks – The Highwaymen

The Highwaymen is the name given to a group of 25 loosely associated African American artists who began a business venture in the 1950s. They traveled Florida’s highways selling their artwork from the trunks of their cars. Today their art is highly collectible, documenting Florida’s beaches, Everglades, and backwoods scenery compromised by development today. Join…

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Town Hall Talks: Dawnridge

Author Hutton Wilkinson will present his new book, Tony Duquette’s Dawnridge. Wilkinson will read excerpts and present photos of Dawnridge’s history and transformation. The book, which is organized by the three main houses, contains the story of how Wilkinson expanded on Duquettes design vision. Designer Tony Duquette’s legendary Dawnridge, located in Beverly Hills, is one of…

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Imagining Boca Raton – New Exhibit

The new exhibit, Imagining Boca Raton, which is in conjunction with the exhibit at the Boca Raton Museum of Art, Imagining Florida, will present paintings, posters, and other illustrations of Boca Raton from the museum’s collections. Come and enjoy landmarks past and present as envisioned by local artists. Exhibit viewing is Monday – Friday, 10:00am –…

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Halloween at Boca Raton Cemetery

Halloween evening, the Boca Raton Historical Society will present a walking tour at the Boca Raton Cemetery & Mausoleum where many of the community’s most interesting pioneers have their final resting place. Discover your local history by visiting these Boca Raton pioneers at the site once called Sunset Hill and “commune with the past.” (Please…

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Toasts, Tastes & Trolleys – SOLD OUT!

The Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum is excited to announce the 7th Annual Toasts, Tastes & Trolleys ! The evening promises to be an extraordinary event where guests will enjoy a unique downtown tour, by trolley, of venues in Boca Raton while sampling dinner by the bite and specialty drinks at each location. Beginning and…

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Guided Tour of Historic Boca Raton Resort & Club

Discover the story of the Boca Raton Resort & Club through an engaging guided tour of this historic site. The 1.5 hour strolling tour “walks” through the hotel’s story that includes its hoteliers, architecture, historic turning points (such as the WWII years) and its incredible role in Boca Raton’s history since the 1920s. Please note: Advanced…

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