General Donations

If you prefer you may mail your donation directly to us at:

South Florida Museum
P.O. Box 9265
Bradenton, FL 34206-9265


Or contact Community Engagement Director Martha Wells at:
941-746-4131, ext. 135
MWells@SouthFloridaMuseum.org

First Floor Galleries

 Smilodon - Gold Ceremonial Tablet - First People Pottery

The first floor features fossil evidence of Florida’s earliest marine and mammal inhabitants and archaeological material representing paleoindian, archaic and pre-contact cultures. You will find the Great Hall, Land of Change, Fabulous Florida Seas, Archaic Peoples and the Tallant Gallery brimming with information and objects that reflect the prehistory of Gulf Coast Florida.