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Exiled Daughter of Fidel Castro to Present at Keys History & Discovery Center

Islamorada, FL – Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…Castro’s Daughter: An Exile’s Memoir of Cuba on Wednesday, March 8 at Keys History & Discovery Center. Doors open at 5 p.m., presentation begins at 6 p.m. In her illuminating talk, Alina Fernandez, the daughter of Fidel Castro, shares her first person, intimate account of growing up […]

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History of Filming in the Keys

History of Filming in the Keys is Topic of Keys History & Discovery Center Presentation Islamorada, FL – The History of Filming in the Keys will be presented by Syndicated Film Critic Shirrel Rhoades as part of the Keys History & Discovery Center Presents lecture series. The presentation is the evening of Wednesday, Feb. 22 […]

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Five Films Over Five Weeks

Starting Thursday, Feb. 2, Keys History & Discovery Center in Islamorada will host a weekly matinee featuring movies and documentaries made in and/or about the Keys, as well as movies of other topics of interest. Movie start time is 2 p.m. Free for members, non-members is $5. For an additional $6, non-members can arrive early […]

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Calusa-Keys-Cuba Connection Topic of Presentation

Calusa-Keys-Cuba Connection Being Presented by Keys History & Discovery Center Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…The Calusa-Keys-Cuba Connection on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at Keys History & Discovery Center. Doors open at 5 p.m., presentation begins at 6 p.m. In 1513, when the Calusa of Florida’s Gulf Coast were first visited by Juan Ponce de León, […]

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1935 Hurricane

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Dade Collier Arch on the Trail, 1928. (Courtesy of the Collier County Museums)

New Exhibit at Keys History & Discovery Center

Exhibit About the Tamiami Trail Now On-display at Keys History & Discovery Center Islamorada, FL – Trailblazers: The Perilous Story of the Tamiami Trail is the latest traveling exhibit to be presented by the Keys History & Discovery Center in Islamorada. The Tamiami Trail’s history, culture, devastating impact on the Everglades and plans to mitigate […]

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Innocent Souls

Vietnam 1968 Lecture at Keys History & Discovery Center   Islamorada, FL – Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…Innocent Souls: Vietnam 1968, The Perspective of Key Largo’s Glenn Hoover on Wednesday, Nov. 30 to the Keys History & Discovery Center. Doors open at 5 p.m., presentation begins at 6 p.m. It was during his time […]

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FDR on his Houseboat Presented by Keys History & Discovery Center

Islamorada, FL – Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…Larooco Log: FDR on the Houseboat with author and poet Karen Chase on Wednesday, Nov. 16 at Keys History & Discovery Center. Doors open at 5 p.m., presentation begins at 6 p.m. In the midst of the Jazz Age, while Americans were making merry, Franklin Delano Roosevelt […]

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Robert the Doll Comes to Keys History & Discovery Center…One Night Only!

Islamorada, FL – Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…Haunted History: Robert the Doll Comes to Islamorada on Thursday, Oct. 27 to the Keys History & Discovery Center. Doors open at 5 p.m., presentation begins at 6 p.m. In collaboration with the Key West Art and Historical Society, the one and only Robert the Doll will […]

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Flagler’s Folly Society, features The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

Movie Night at the Museum presented by the Flagler’s Folly Society, features The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou. This cult film is about a depressed, over-the-hill deep-sea explorer-documentarian who seeks revenge on the infamous jaguar shark that ate his friend. This Wes Anderson classic will look amazing on the big screen at the theatre. The […]

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