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Touchdown Jacksonville!

Join us as Preston Haskell shares the journey to winning an NFL franchise for Jacksonville and the preparations for the first season!
Enjoy a Tidbits lunch while reliving this pivotal time in Jacksonville history.
Tuesday, August 27, 11:30am.
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Fueling a Financial Hub

The History of the Insurance Industry in Jacksonville Guest speaker, J. F. Bryan IV, a leading industry executive and former President of Independent Life Insurance, will recount the evolution of the insurance industry in Northeast Florida and its lasting impact on our region. For decades, Jacksonville Florida was nicknamed “The Hartford of the South,” owing […]

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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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Gingerbread Builder Workshop

Gingerbread Builder Workshop and Builder Sign Up Workshop – September 14 – 9am – 11am Release your creative spirit! Build teamwork with friends, family or associates! Your gingerbread creation will entertain thousands of Jacksonville youth and adults throughout the month of December. If you build it, they will come! Get signed up here and come […]

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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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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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