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The Train, the Trail, and the Origins of Florida Tourism

May 19 | 2:00 pm 3:00 pm

105 Broadway Ave W
Everglades City, 34139 United States
(239) 252-5026

Museum of the Everglades Manager Thomas Lockyear, a former curator of the railroad museum on Pigeon Key, will discuss the roles of Henry Flagler’s railway and Barron Collier’s Tamiami Trail in opening Florida to tourism and establishing it as the state’s primary industry.

This is an in-person lecture. If you cannot join us in the Museum of the Everglades Lecture Hall, you may click the link below to sign up for the webinar.

composite of a railroad, a road, and two men