201 10th St. W | Bradenton FL 34205 | Map It!

(941) 746-4131



Field Trips

When you can't travel to us, we can skype with you!

Contact Samantha Sprague, Curator of Education

941-746-4131, ext. 31

Upcoming Events


OPEN 10am-5pm
Monday, January 26, 2015 10:00 AM

OPEN 10am-5pm
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 12:00 AM

OPEN 10am-5pm
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 12:00 AM

Stelliferous Live
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 7:00 PM

OPEN 10am-5pm
Thursday, January 29, 2015 12:00 AM

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Plan Your Visit

South Florida Museum in Bradenton Florida


Monday - Saturday (January - April and July)   10 am - 5 pm
Sundays  12 pm - 5 pm
Tuesday - Saturday (May - December, excluding July)   10 am - 5 pm
Sundays  12 pm - 5 pm

January through April and the month of July: Open 7 days a week
Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm
Sundays from 12 noon to 5 pm

All other months: Open 6 days a week.
Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm (Closed Mondays)
Sundays from 12 noon to 5 pm
(The Museum is closed on Mondays during the months of May, June and August through December.)

The Museum is also closed the 1st Saturday in November, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Current Admission Prices:

Members of Museum Friends Program   FREE (click here for details)
Adults  $19*
Seniors (65+)  $17*
Children (4-12)  $14
Ages 3 & under  Free with paying adult
First Saturday of most months (Family Night)  Half price regular admission after 4 pm  
 Active Military / Florida Teachers                        Free with proper ID                                    

* Updated prices as of January 1, 2014.
(Click here to purchase your admission tickets online now.)

Group Rates

Available for adult or student groups of 15 or more; reservations are required. Click here to email Susan McCarthy, Program Coordinator, or call 941-746-4131 ex 13. 

Accepted Payment Methods 

Cash, American Express, MasterCard, Visa, personal checks & travelers’ checks 


Coupons and discounts may not be combined with other discounts.