Calendar of Events
Victorian Tea Program
Tuesday - Saturday at 2:30 p.m.
Dorr House, 311 S. Adams Street
The Victorian Tea program interprets 19th Century afternoon tea history, customs and etiquette. A Victorian attired docent leads visitors through our 1871 Clara Barkley Dorr house on this seasonal tour. Tours meet at the Dorr House, located at 311 S. Adams Street, at 2:30PM Tuesday through Saturday for the months of May, June, and July 2017. The tour is included with admission to Historic Pensacola. Tickets are available at any of our service desk locations, including the Tivoli High House located at 205 E. Zaragoza Street. Tickets are valid for one week from purchase.
Every Tuesday through the summer season
Laundry and Soap
Join us every Tuesday in Historic Pensacola's Historic Village for Laundry and Soap day! Interpreters demonstrate how laundry was done in the early 19th century and discuss the process of making soap. Visitors are welcome to help and wash the laundry too!
Every Wednesday through the summer season
What do mosquitoes, jaundice, and bloodletting have in common? Come visit Historic Pensacola's Historic Village and learn about yellow fever and its effects on the city of Pensacola in the 19th century.
Every Thursday through the summer season
Gardening and Broom Making
Join us in Historic Pensacola's Historic Village on Thursdays for Gardening and Broom making. Interpreters will be tending herb and vegetable gardens, representative of what was grown in early 19th century Pensacola. Plants change seasonally and visitors are always welcome to help us water the garden! For broom making, interpreters demonstrate early 19th century methods of creating brooms from “broom corn” sorghum.
Every Friday through the summer season
Wooden roosters, ribbons, and muskets? Learn about a unique early 19th century Pensacola tradition, the Patgo! This festive activity, with its European roots, provided entertainment for all. Visit Historic Pensacola's Historic Village on Fridays to learn more!
Fun with the Arts
Wednesday, August 23 at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Pensacola Children's Museum, 115 East Zaragoza Street
Come join us for our Fun with the Arts program at the Pensacola Children's Museum! Come and make your own pencil toppers or show off your talents with our specialized coloring sheets. Give yourself an artistic boost and enjoy this free public program. For more information, contact educator Jim McMillen at 850-595-5985 ext. 112 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Every Saturday through the summer season
Open Hearth Cooking
Join us in Historic Pensacola's Historic Village on Saturdays where interpreters will share what working-class colonists would have eaten, how they acquired their foods, and how they prepared their foods. Visitors will be able to see cooking demonstrations featuring authentic foods and cooking methods!
Thursday, September 7 at 5:00 p.m.
Museum of Commerce, 201 East Zaragoza Street
After a two-year hiatus, WUWF's popular monthly acoustic concert series, RadioLive, returns on Thursday, September 7th at the Museum of Commerce in Historic Pensacola.
RadioLive fans will look forward to enjoying the performances of many old friends and new musical groups in the coming months. The scheduled performers for September 7th are Grant Peeples, Sarah Mac Band, Smithfield Fair.
Tickets are $10 and available in advance at wuwf.org or at the door beginning at 5pm on the day of the show. Doors open at 5pm. Show starts promptly at 6pm.
More information is available at wuwf.org/radiolive.