UWF Historic Trust is dedicated to collecting, preserving, interpreting, and sharing the history of Northwest Florida.
Help us keep Pensacola history alive!
Check out Historic Pensacola Village on WSRE's In Your Own Backyard
Pensacola Children's Museum
The Discovery Gallery on the first floor is a hands-on exploration of Pensacola's colonial history. The second floor explores Pensacola's military, maritime, industrial, multicultural, Native American, and Civil War history. Please see our page for further information. Or call 850.595.1559.
Living History in Historic Pensacola Village
Learn early 19th century cooking techniques and trade-skills from costumed Living History interpreters every Saturday in Historic Pensacola Village. Cooking takes place in an authentically recreated detached kitchen house using actual 18th and 19th century recipes. Trades demonstrated include sewing, basket weaving, and wood working. Demonstration schedules vary and are subject to change. Both cooking and trade demonstrations are included with the Village admission.
Historic Pensacola Village, 205 East Zaragoza Street, 850.595.5993
$6 adults, $5 AAA, Senior Citizen 65+ and Active Military, $3 children between 4-16
Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow: Living with the Atomic Bomb, 1945-1965
T. T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Musuem
On exhibit September 2 through October 20 in the third floor traveling exhibits gallery.
Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow: Living with the Atomic Bomb, 1945-1965 explores the ways that Americans experienced the atomic threat as part of their daily lives. Curated by Michael Scheibach and ExhibitsUSA, the show features more than 75 original objects from the era.
See here for more information on related upcoming programming.
The UWF Historic Trust Resource Center is now open on the second floor of the newly renovated Voices of Pensacola Multicultural Resource Center. For questions, please call (850) 595-5840.
24th Annual Haunted House Walking
and Trolley Tours
October 17, 18, 24, 25 and November 1, 2014
We are haunting Historic Pensacola on Fridays and Saturdays, October 17, 18, 24, 25 and November 1. Walking Tours depart at 6:30, 7, 7:30, 8, 8:30, and 9 p.m. Trolley Tours depart at 6:30, 7:30, and 8:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale September 23. For more information see our flyer or call 850.595.5985.
Read more to find out what is happening with Historic Pensacola Village, the T. T. Wentworth, Jr. Florida State Museum and the Pensacola Historical Society.