Museum opening hours: Open 10am to 5pm Tues.-Sat. | Noon to 5pm Sun. Closed Mondays | Parking Info.: Click "Visit" under "Things To Do." The Museum is closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

201 10th St. W

Bradenton, FL 34205

Mission & Vision

Mission & Vision

South Florida Museum Mission & Vision

Mission

To engage and inspire learners of all ages; we protect, interpret and communicate scientific and cultural knowledge of Florida, the world, and our universe.

Vision

The South Florida Museum will be an innovative regional center of education in natural science and history.

Core Values

Courage – We have the strength and commitment to reach for the vision and implement the mission.

Engagement – We are committed to developing fun, interactive and memorable experiences that lead to an appreciation of natural history and science.

Excellence – We constantly challenge ourselves to deliver a “wow” experience for everyone who interacts with the South Florida Museum.

Innovation – We approach opportunities and challenges with enthusiasm and optimism that leads to creative outcomes.

Integrity – We employ the highest ethical standards and best practices, demonstrating honesty and fairness in every action.