Thank you for your continued support of the Florida Historical Society!

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To donate using your Credit Card use the online donation block


To donate by phone: 321.690.1971 x 217 

The Florida Historical Society is a 501(c)3 Not for Profit Organization as defined by the Internal Revenue Service.
All donations are deductible to the amount allowed by law. **Always consult your tax professional.


  • Florida Frontiers: The Weekly Radio  Magazine of the Florida Historical Society which can be heard on public radio stations throughout the state, with archived  programs available on our website, is provided to Florida NPR stations for free..
  • Florida Frontiers the Television Series, can be heard on PBS stations throughout the state. This series is also archived on our website and provided to PBS stations for free.
  • Florida Historical Society Press, publishes a diverse selection of interesting books, both non-fiction and novels.
  • Florida Historical Quarterly, our critically acclaimed journal that publishes scholarly research.  Subscription to the Quarterly is the primary benefit of membership in the Florida Historical Society.


FHS has a number of  special programs and services that are offered free of charge to our members.  


  • The Friends of the Florida Historical Society  sponsors the “Discover Florida”  speaker  series at the Library of Florida History in Cocoa.  These lectures are free to the public.
  • FHS works with several institutions of higher learning to provide internships for students in the fields of history, public history, library  science and organizational management.  In addition, FHS and its Library offer assistance to young scholars who are working on theses or special projects.
  • Special events, presentations and our Annual Meeting and Symposium, which is held in May each year in a different Florida city.


A teenage girl at the Rossetter House Museum is inspired by the story of Carrie Rossetter, who became a successful businesswoman in 1921; just months after women received the right to vote.

An eager graduate student is thrilled to find a one-of-a-kind primary source document in the archive at our Library of Florida History.

A group of seniors gather at the FHS Headquarters to discuss the latest FHS Press book over coffee and donuts.

Hundreds of scholars, students, and history enthusiasts gather every year in a different Florida town for the FHS Annual Meeting & Symposium to experience presentations on Florida history topics, tours of historic sites, an awards luncheon, a banquet, a picnic, and much more.

As many as 83,000 people react to our engaging, informative, and interactive daily Facebook posts such as “Today in Florida History.”

More than 2.6 million public radio listeners per year enjoy our educational and entertaining program Florida Frontiers: The Weekly Radio Magazine of the Florida Historical Society.


All of these moments and many more are made possible by YOUR Florida Historical Society.

The Florida Historical Society is made possible by people just like YOU!


We are an independent 501(c)(3) not-for-profit institution that depends upon individual Memberships, grant funding, and generous sponsorships of particular projects and programs to survive and thrive.

Please become a Member today! You will receive our outstanding journal, the Florida Historical Quarterly, and our newsletter, the Society Report. Most importantly, you will be supporting our educational outreach efforts throughout the state.

There are also always many sponsorship opportunities available for individuals, businesses, and foundations. Please contact our Development Team for more information at 321-690-1971 ext. 217, or at


  • Archaeology Day Support
  • Pioneer Renactment
  • Brevard Museum Outreach
  • Brevard Theatrical, Mosquitoes and Alligators
  • FHSAI Exhibit
  • FHSAI Exhibit
  • FHS Annual Meeting and Symposium, Bahamas
  • FHS Annual Meeting and Symposium, Ft. Lauderdate
  • FHS Annual Meeting and Symposium, Ft. Lauderdale
  • FHS Board of Directors at Brevard Museum
  • FHS Fund Raiser, Valerie Wisecracker
  • FHS, Jim Ward
  • FHS, Leona Cleveland
  • FHS, Florence Turcotte Betty Jean
  • FHS Volunteers 2014
  • Jackson Walker painting
  • Ponce De Leon Landed Here, actors
  • Vietnam Archives, FHS Volunteer
  • Zora Exhibit