Heritage Museum

Home School Tours

Education Community Sponsors

Call the Museum to register: 850-678-2615

​​​​​Dates:                       Tour Topics:                                Hands-on Activity

​August 24, 2018          Pollinators Paradise                       Bird Feeder

Students will learn about pollinators and their importance to our environment and food sources.  Plus they will learn about photosynthesis and the rain cycle.  

November 16, 2018     Native Americans to Pioneers        Pinch Pots

​Students will look into the lives of NW Florida's Native Americans and Pioneers and a 1-room school house.

February 22, 2019       Historic Technology                        Catapults

Students will learn how technology has evolved through the years, what a simple machine is, and how machines are used to push and pull making work and other tasks easier for humans. 

May 24, 2019               Can You Dig It?                                Pottery Rubbings

Students will use authentic tools and learn about archaeology digging in Paradise Gardens.

Time:   1 PM - 2:30 PM

Cost:   $10 per student, 1 parent per family FREE, $3 each additional adult

           $8 per student for Museum Family Members

Children 4 & under are free   or   $3 if they want to do the hands-on activity.

​PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED  (M/C, Visa)  Call:  850-678-2615

of Northwest Florida

The Heritage Museum of Northwest Florida offers tours for Home School students once per quarter during the school year.  Each tour focuses on a different topic related to Northwest Florida history and includes a hands-on activity reinforcing the lesson. ​


All tours meet state standards for education for grades K-6. 

Space is limited.  No walk-ins please.

Please call to pre-register (M/C, Visa)  850-678-2615