THANK YOU ! The Friends of the Museum of the Everglades would like to thank everyone who participated and attended our 90th Anniversary Celebration of the Opening of the Tamiami Trail and our 20th Birthday of the Museum on April 28.
We especially wish to acknowledge the following members of our community who provided assistance before and during the event. It would not have been so successful without your help: Everglades City Staff, Pastor Bob Wallace, Mitch Mitchell,Chris Lombardo, Jimmy Brewer, Bob Wells, FME Volunteers, Collier County Museum Staff, ReachOut Volunteers, Collier County Sheriff’s Department, Ochopee Fire Department and the Greater Naples Fire Rescue District, the Rod & Gun Club and all members of this wonderful community.
WALKING TOURS of Historic Sites around Everglades City by appointment
$10 per person
FREE to FME Members
Call (239) 695-2397 for more information


Photo from Walking Tour led by Patty Huff
(dressed as the Deaconess Harriet Bedell) Tamiami Trail Celebration in Everglades City

A one-hour tour highlighting historic buildings around Everglades City. Walking tours are by appointment only. Tour fee is $10 per person and FREE to Friends of the Museum of the Everglades members when guided by FME. For more information and to schedule a tour, call (239) 695-2397.


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