2201 Michigan Ave, Cocoa Florida 32926
321-632-1830 Fax 321-631-7551
The museum serves as the official repository of Brevard County history, culture, archaeology, and natural science. Diverse museum exhibits include antiques and artifacts of area pioneers, as well as displays of local fossils and other natural history specimens.
Located between the museum building and Clear Lake, the Nature Preserve consists of 22 acres of scrub, hammock and wetlands with three main trails, all wheelchair accessible; each highlighting a different type of ecosystem. A covered picnic pavilion and group tours are available by reservation.
The Museum is open Monday-Saturday, May-September; admission to the nature preserve is free to the public, and open during regular museum hours.
Other History nearby:
(Titusville) Air Force Space Museum
(Apopka) Apopka Historical Society
(Titusville) Astronauts Memorial
(Cocoa) Brevard Museum, History/Natural Science
(Cocoa) Cocoa Village
(Lake Wales) Depot - Lake Wales Museum
05/07 Coming to The Cocoa area
Florida Old Time Music Championship Dade City FL April5-6 FOTMC celebrates Old Time Music in Florida, encompassing musical styles ranging from child ballads to southern dance music of old time string bands. Contests in many old time acoustic instruments, String Band and Old Time Singing contests.
Catfish Festival Crescent City FL April5-6 Since April 1978, the Rotary Club of Crescent City has held its annual 'Catfish Festival the first Saturday of April at Crescent City's Eva Lyon's Park. This massive volunteer effort has one significant purpose: raising money for college/vocational school scholarships for the high school children in our community. After costs are paid, every dollar generated is used for scholarships.
Santa Fe Comm College Spring Arts Festival Gainesville FL April6-7 The festival is one of the three largest annual events in Gainesville and is known for its high quality, unique artwork. It is held in the downtown historic district, nestled amid restored turn-of-the century homes, stately palms and abundant azaleas. More than 130,000 visitors are anticipated each year.
New Smyrna Beach Balloon and Sky Fest New Smyrna Beach FL April5-7 New Smyrna Beach Balloon and Sky Fest features world class air shows .....day and night! As well as amazing live music on stage and all of the fun in the Entertainment Theater
Peace River Celtic Festival Punta Gorda FL April10 Our Festival is perpetually dedicated to the memory of David Parker, member of Elks Lodge 2606 and the founder of the Peace River Celtic Festival. David loved Celtic music, laughter, good friendship and good times! If you cherish these things as well, you'll want to be part of this special event!
Hernando County Fair and Youth Livestock Show Brooksville FL April5-13 Week long celebration of the county, entertainment, food, fair rides, livestock and agriculture competitions, demolition derby.