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Film Fridays: 'To the Moon'

South Florida Museum’s Films Fridays returns with the new series “To the Moon & Beyond.”… Read more »


‘The Birdcage’ in Bradenton

The comedy concludes the South Florida Museum’s Film Fridays series “Greetings from Florida.” … Read more »

'Let it Snow' at the Planetarium

“Let it Snow” features holiday classics visually enhanced with thematic animation…. Read more »


Film Fridays return with 'Caddyshack'

Film Fridays return to South Florida Museum this week with ‘Caddyshack’ … Read more »


'Chinatown' on screen in Bradenton

“Chinatown” will be shown in the Bishop Planetarium as part of the South Florida Museum’s Film Friday series…. Read more »


Film Friday with Bill Murray

Go under the sea with Bill Murray in “The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou,” a wonderfully quirky comedy splashed with spectacular visuals by director Wes… Read more »


'Jaws' in Bradenton

South Florida Museum is showing “Jaws” during “Shark Week” at its Bishop Planetarium in Bradenton … Read more »


Manatees: All about Snooty and friends

Snooty the manatee turns 65 this year. Seems like a fine time for some fun manatee facts…. Read more »

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Snooty's 65th Birthday Bash

Snooty’s 65th Birthday Bash, Arts & Wildlife Awareness Festival is Saturday at South Florida Museum in Bradenton… Read more »


Catch up on a holiday classic

It took me till last year to set my cynicism aside and sit down to watch all of “It’s a Wonderful Life,” and let me… Read more »

A non-snooty gala in honor of Snooty

Raise a glass for Snooty, the South Florida Museum’s beloved manatee mascot, during the museum’s black-tie gala this Saturday night. All the money raised goes… Read more »

Hoist one for Snooty's Birthday!

The long-lived, be-whiskered citizen hits 64…. Read more »


Family Museum Night at ArtCenter Manatee

ArtCenter Manatee and South Florida Museum are teaming up for an educational “ARTiFacts” Family Museum Night from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Hosted by the… Read more »

"The Legacy: South Florida Museum" by Thomas Peter Bennett

Thomas Peter Bennett, former executive director of the South Florida Museum in Bradenton, has written a cultural and historical account of the museum, “The Legacy:… Read more »

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