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Keys History & Discovery Center Launches Virtual Programming

Museum Remains Closed Due to Pandemic While Keys History & Discovery Center is temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, you can still connect with the Discovery Center. Tune in to the Keys History & Discovery Center Facebook page on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10…

Keys History & Discovery Center Closes Temporarily

Take Virtual Walking Tour from Comfort of Home Given the latest federal and state leaders’ recommendations, Keys History & Discovery Center will close effective March 18, according to Executive Director Jill Miranda Baker. “For the protection of our volunteers and our guests, many of whom…

Keys History & Discovery Center Lecture Explores Underwater World

Learn About Medina Aquarius Program Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…Underwater World of Exploration, Research & Discovery, a lecture on Wednesday, March 18, with Dr. Thomas Potts, Associate Director of Research with Florida International University’s Medina Aquarius Program. Join Potts as he dives into an…

Keys History & Discovery Center Announces Spring Membership Drive

Join or Refer to Earn Chance to Win Exclusive Key West Excursion A Spring Membership Drive is underway at Keys History & Discovery Center in Islamorada. By joining now through April 29, new members will be entered in a drawing for a one-of-a-kind Key West…

Keys History & Discovery Center Presents Lecture About Cuban Missile Crisis

The Florida U-2 Pilots are Focus of Talk Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…Above & Beyond: JKF and the Florida U-2 Pilots During the Cuban Missile Crisis, a lecture on Wednesday, March 4, with New York Times Bestselling Author Michael Tougias. Doors open at 5:30…

Keys History & Discovery Center Presents Florida’s First Ladies

Learn About Female Pioneers Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…Florida’s First Ladies, a lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 19 with Peggy Macdonald, an author, historian and adjunct professor. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., lecture begins at 6 p.m. The lecture is at the Keys History &…

Keys History & Discovery Center Presents Bad Guys, Bullets and Boat Chases

Hear of Adventures from Retired Law Enforcement Officer Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…Bad Guys, Bullets and Boat Chases, a lecture on Wednesday, Feb. 5 with Bob Lee, a retired game warden. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., lecture begins at 6 p.m. The lecture is…

Keys History & Discovery Center Presents Reef Restoration

Learn About Extensive Efforts Keys History & Discovery Center Presents…Saving our Reefs: Ambitious Efforts to Flip the Script, a lecture on Wednesday, Jan. 8 with Sarah Fangman, Superintendent, Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., lecture begins at 6 p.m. The lecture…

Florida Keys History and Discovery Foundation Celebrates Selection as a Winn-Dixie Community Bag Program Beneficiary

Florida Keys History and Discovery Foundation (FKHDF) has been selected as a beneficiary of the Community Bag Program for the month of December. The Winn-Dixie Community Bag Program, which launched in February 2019, is a reusable bag program that facilitates community support with the goal…

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