Historical Village Re-Opens Oct. 15th, Seeks Volunteers

October 2, 2019 – The Sanibel Historical Village re-opens October 15, Tuesdays through Saturdays, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Among this season’s highlights are several Twilight Talks and the village’s annual gala fundraiser, which will be held on February 18 at The Community House. “We are again offering a reciprocal museum membership,” Alfino explained. […]

Historical Village to Close for Off-Season July 31st

June 28, 2019 – The Sanibel Historical Village will close for the off-season July 31 and reopen October 15. Meanwhile, it remains open during the BIG ARTS construction project. The project will continue through the remainder of the historical village’s season and into next season, but parking and access for village guests and volunteers will […]

Historical Village Remains Open During Big Arts Construction

May 3, 2019 – The Sanibel Historical Village will remain open during the BIG ARTS construction project. The project will continue through the remainder of the historical village’s season and into next season, but parking and access for village guests and volunteers will be available throughout that time. The traditional entrance to the village has […]

Meet Some Historical Village Volunteers

May 7, 2019 – There are approximately 120 volunteers currently working at the Sanibel Historical Village, although those numbers do go down at the end of season. Volunteers’ duties run the gamut all year, from greeting guests at the door, to working in the museum store, to giving tours, and to farming the pioneer garden. […]

Summer Hours Begin May 1st at Sanibel Historical Village

April 16, 2019 – The Sanibel Historical Museum and Village will switch to off-season, summer hours Wednesday, May 1. Summer hours are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. The museum will be closed starting Thursday, August 1, and will reopen Tuesday, October 15, on regular full-time hours, Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. […]

Summer Hours Begin May 1st at Sanibel Historical Village

April 10, 2019 – The Sanibel Historical Museum and Village will switch to off-season, summer hours Wednesday, May 1. Summer hours are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. The museum will be closed starting Thursday, August 1, and will reopen Tuesday, October 15, on regular full-time hours, Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. […]

Historical Village Honors its Volunteers at Luncheon

April 3, 2019 – The Sanibel Historical Village celebrated its volunteers at a luncheon this week at The Dunes. Nearly 70 volunteers gathered to honor those celebrating key anniversaries. “We hold this annual event to show our volunteers how much they are appreciated,” said Emilie Alfino, executive director. “Words are really inadequate to express how [...]

Historical Village Holds “Friends Circle” Celebration

March 27, 2019 – The board of directors of the Sanibel Historical Village last week hosted a Friends Circle Celebration. Approximately 60 people attended, and the board honored them as valued members of the organization. The Sanibel Historical Village is open during the BIG ARTS construction project Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 [...]

Historical Village Remains Open During BIG ARTS Construction

March 26, 2019 – The Sanibel Historical Village will remain open during the BIG ARTS construction project. The project will continue through the remainder of the historical village’s season and into next season, but parking and access for village guests and volunteers will be available throughout that time. The traditional entrance to the village has […]