Summer Hours Begin At Sanibel Historical Village

The Sanibel Historical Museum and Village will switch to off-season, summer hours Tuesday, May 2. Summer hours are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.

The museum will be closed starting Tuesday, August 1, and will reopen Tuesday, October 17, on regular full-time hours, Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Museum staff and board members plan a busy off-season working on key administrative tasks and many museum improvement projects that often take a back seat during the busy tourist season.

The Sanibel Historical Museum and Village is a nonprofit organization formed with the mission to preserve, share, and celebrate Sanibel’s history. It is located at 950 Dunlop Road, next to BIG ARTS. Adult admission is $10; people under age 18 and members are free. Single memberships are $40, family memberships are $60, and other levels are available. Call (239) 472-4648 for more information or visit www.sanibelmuseum.org.

 

Sanibel Historical Museum and Village is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Summer Hours: May 1- July 31, Tues-Sat, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. We will be closed entirely beginning August 1st and will reopen October 15th). The Sanibel Historical Village is located at 950 Dunlop Road (next to BIG ARTS) and there is handicap access to eight of the nine buildings. Admission is FREE for SHMV members and non-members (adults ages 18 years and up). Donations are greatly appreciated to assist in our Hurricane Ian recovery efforts.  For more information, call 472-4648 during museum hours or visit www.sanibelmuseum.org.

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