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

(941) 746-4131

General Museum Admission:

Current Hours

Tuesday-Saturday: 10am-5pm
: Noon-5pm
(Closed Mondays)

Closed the first Saturday in November, Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Year's Day. 

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201 10th St. W | Bradenton, FL 34205
Call for more info (941) 746-4131

Group Tours

Want to bring a group of family, friends or students? 

Group tours provide access to the Museum, Bishop Planetarium and Parker Manatee Aquarium- all for a discounted ticket price! Docent guided tours bring the museum's collections to life and provide you an opportunity to look deeper into Florida's natural history. Tours can be customized to meet your educational goals or interests. 

Group Tour Prices

minimum of 15 people
  • Pre-K students $7 each ($5 without a planetarium show)
  • K-12 students $7 each, adult chaperones $9 each 
  • Adults $15 each 
  • Seniors 65+ $14 each 

Group Tour Policies

  • Tuesday- Friday only 
  • Reservations are required 
  • A minimum of one (1) week's notice is required and is subject to schedule availability. Additional notice may be required for guided groups or for special arrangements.
  • Group rates are available for parties of 15 or more only. 
  • Payment is permitted on the day of your visit but must be made in one transaction - multiple payments (by multiple guests) is not permitted 
  • Please note museum passes and reciprocal memberships are not applicable for  group rate admission tickets. 

For more information or to schedule your group visit please contact:

Susan McCarthy, Program Coordinator
Museum Ext. 113 
Direct Line: 941-216-3459
Email Susan