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Frequently Asked Questions

 

Where is Manatee Village located?

Is there a fee to enter Manatee Village?

What hours is Manatee Village open?

Do you have manatees?

What is there to see at this museum?

What do you have for children at this museum?

Do you have guided tours or will there be someone to give me a tour of the museum?

Do you give tours for school children at this museum?

Is photography allowed?

Can I rent Manatee Village for special events or hold a meeting of a group there?

Can I donate an item to the museum's collection?

Is there a Museum Shop at Manatee Village?

Do you have a café on site?/Where can we eat nearby?

Village Hours:

Monday – Friday, 9:00am – 4:00pm
2nd & 4th Saturdays each month, 9:00am – 4:00pm

There are no Saturday openings in November due to holiday weekends. We will be closed Thursday, Nov. 22 through Sunday Nov. 25 for Thanksgiving.

Saturday openings in December are: Saturday, Dec. 8 from 9am-4pm. 

Manatee Village will be open Saturday, Dec. 15 from 11am-4pm for an Old Florida Christmas, but this is a ticketed event costing $5.

We will be closed Saturday, December 22 through Tuesday, December 25 for the winter holidays.

We will be closed January 1 for New Year's Day.

Phone: (941) 749-7165
Email: manatee.village@manateeclerk.com

E-mail addresses are public records under Florida law and are not exempt from public-records requirements. If you do not want your e-mail address to be subject to being released pursuant to a public-records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact by phone at the phone numbers above, or contact us in writing, via the United States Postal Service, at this address- Manatee County Historical Commission 1404 Manatee Ave. E, Bradenton, Fl 34208.

Location Map:

 

Address:

1404 Manatee Avenue East 
(SR 64)
Bradenton, FL. 34208

Phone:

941-749-7165

Village Hours

Monday – Friday and 2nd & 4th Saturdays of each month

9:00am – 4:00pm

Closed holidays and their corresponding weekends.