Navigating New Worlds: Identity, Perception, and Politics in Florida
January 17, 2013 - December 31, 2013
The Florida Historic Capitol Museum is hosting an exclusive new exhibition in 2013 as part of the statewide Viva Florida 500 commemoration of Ponce de Leon's landing in Florida and the following five hundred years of historical transitions. Navigating New Worlds: Identity, Perception, and Politics in Florida will highlight rare and important maps and prints from the Michael W. and Dr. Linda M. Fisher collection.
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Choosing To Participate: The Power of Civic Engagement
August 27, 2013- August 10, 2014
Join the Florida Historic Capitol Museum for a new exhibit opening on August 27th 2013, Choosing To Participate: The Power of Civic Engagement. The exhibit will challenge visitors to be active members of their communities while reminding us that no action to improve society is too small. Visitors and students will learn of both personal and national stories of active participation that have shaped our contemporary society. Choosing To Participate features 11 panels that explore the impact of upstanders vs. bystanders highlighting individual stories of upstanders in communities across the United States.
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