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Exhibit Extra Lectures • Barron Collier’s Luna Park

Collier Museum at Government Center 3331 Tamiami Trail E, Naples

Museum Manager, Stephanie Long, will be discussing the development of one of Coney Island’s historic landmarks, Luna Park. Barron Collier and his associates purchased the attraction in 1912 and operated it for over 20 years. Opened in 1903, the park was an extravagant wonderland, known for its rides, parades, shows, and elaborate lights. The lecture […]

Community Conversations with Immigrant Communities in Collier County

Immokalee Pioneer Museum at Roberts Ranch 1215 Roberts Ave, Immokalee

 Collier County Museums is proud to present Community Conversations. This new series invites various members of our community who are often “othered” to give voice to the injustices and obstacles they’ve experienced living in Collier County and what is needed to right these wrongs. In addition, the discussion will include how those who desire to […]

Third Thursday Lectures • The Everglades Art of Bob Fink

Museum of the Everglades 105 Broadway Ave W, Everglades City

A lifelong professional artist and illustrator, Robert “Bob” Fink’s work was first published at the tender age of 14. Best known for the stark, black and white block prints, he created to illustrate Marjory Stoneman Douglas’ environmental classic, “Everglades – River of Grass,” Fink’s career ran the gamut from architectural renderings for the Coral Gables […]