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Mar 24, 2016, 08:30 ET Solve a Live-Action Puzzle, Explore Fort Lauderdale's History, and Eat Pizza! The District Presents its "Escape to The District" Package, Available April 1-Sept. 30

 What's a perfectly unique day in the Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment District? Visiting Flummox'd Escape Rooms — the newest wave...


Feb 13, 2015, 20:30 ET The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society Invites the Public to Recreate the Past and Participate in the "Your Take on History" Exhibit

 Professional and amateur photographers, artists and students, and anyone with a stroke of inspiration will soon have the chance to recreate...


Apr 28, 2014, 14:10 ET The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society Launches Fundraising Effort to Preserve the 1905 New River Inn

 The New River Inn operated for 50 years as a hotel. Now, as the main museum on the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society's campus, donations are...


Apr 15, 2014, 09:00 ET The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society's New Exhibit features ways South Floridians 'Beat the Heat' Before Air Conditioning was Invented

 When we want to cool off on a sweltering South Florida summer day, we just flip a switch and crisp, cold air floods our homes and...


Mar 25, 2014, 12:59 ET The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society to Host Free Lecture by Dr. Steve Noll "South Florida's Water Past and Future"

 In less than half a century, South Florida has gone from a land of too much water to one where the valuable resource is being stretched...


Feb 12, 2014, 12:34 ET The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society Launches Fundraising Effort to Preserve King-Cromartie House

Edwin T. King built the King-Cromartie House in 1907. Now, the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society needs your help to fund a new roof and keep one...


Jan 10, 2014, 16:02 ET The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society Honors Black History Month with Free Lecture from W. George Allen, Esq.

 In honor of Black History month in February, the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society has invited W. George Allen, Esq. to be February 2014's...


Dec 11, 2013, 09:53 ET The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society To Offer New Exhibit and Special Guest Lecturer in January

 The Fort Lauderdale Historical Society has been bringing world-class programming, exhibitions and lectures right to the heart of downtown...