History

  1. Exhibition: Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment

    The exhibition “Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment: French Art from The Horvitz Collection” consists of more than 150 drawings, pastels, paintings and sculptures addressing some of the most important and defining questions of women’s lives in the 18th and early 19th centuries….

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  2. Girl Talk: A Conversation

    Melissa Hyde, guest curator of “Becoming a Woman” and UF Professor of Art History, and Maura Gleeson, Doctoral Candidate in Art History at UF, will take visitors on a conversational tour of the exhibition while offering new perspectives and insight into the works on view.

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  3. UFPA presents The Other Mozart: A Production Presentation

    University of Florida Performing Arts cordially invites you to attend a presentation with The Other Mozart on Tuesday, October 24th at 2 pm in the Phillips Center. The presentation will proceed the evening’s performance. Please RSVP! If you have any further questions, do not hesitate…

  4. Fall Back to 1867

    The Matheson History Museum is proud to host a dinner in celebration of the 1867 Matheson House’s 150th anniversary. The fundraiser will take place in the Matheson’s main exhibit hall and will be produced by Keith Watson Events. Ticket proceeds will benefit the Matheson’s exhibits…

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  5. Annual Homestead Holidays

    Stroll through the 1856 plantation home decked out in an array of traditional greenery and Victorian finery. Docents in Victorian costume! See the Homestead’s famous “Talking Walls.” This year’s theme is Victorian Santa’s! Santa arrives at 2 PM! Free Carriage Rides! Enjoy live holiday music…

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  6. Candlelight Visits at the Historic Haile Homestead

    A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO SEE THE HOMESTEAD AT NIGHT – the only time the house is open at night! See the old Homestead, decked out for the holidays and aglow with candlelight and soft lights. Docents in costume top off the stunning beauty of the…

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