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Holiday Party Reservations

Reserve Old St. Andrews for your Holiday Party Reward your clients or staff with a Holiday Party in Old St. Andrews surrounded by the 16th Annual Gingerbread Extravaganza regalia! Turnkey or ala carte formats available, including catering, audio/visual equipment, music, wait staff, bartending, passed hors d’ouevres and parking. Request a date at the link above […]

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October Program: Cemeteries As Outdoor Museums

Cemeteries as Outdoor Museums Wednesday, October 23 – 6:30pm Cemeteries are valuable places of learning and are a largely underutilized type of outdoor history. Join the Jacksonville Historical Society in collaboration with the Florida Public Archaeology Network as we explore the lessons and history we can discover at our historic cemeteries. Emily Jane Murray, M.A. […]

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Merrill House Docent Training

October 4 – 9am – 11am 9:00am Meet and Greet Coffee 9:30am Docent Training Can you weave a tale and entertain small audiences? Then, join us for Docent Training, Friday, October 4, 9am – 11am at the Historic Merrill House! Staff and Docents will teach you the story of this cherished piece of Jacksonville history. […]

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September Speaker Series – CANCELLED

CANCELLED due to hazardous weather Regretfully, we must cancel the Sept. 5th Speaker Series event due to hazardous weather. We hope to reschedule this event later in the Fall. Please stay safe this week, and keep upcoming JHS events on your calendar: September 14 – Ultimate Gingerbread Workshop! 9:00a, – 11:00am – Old St. Andrews […]

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Salute to the Jax Red Caps

Durkeeville Historical Society and Jacksonville Historical Society will host a joint program on Saturday, July 13 to honor the Jax Red Caps team. The historical societies will present a multi-media program on the Jax Red Caps team at 5:00pm. Afterwards we will cheer on the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp as they face the Mississippi Braves. Game tickets for participants are reserved […]

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