Upcoming Events

  • Wednesday, April 17, 2024 at 03:00 PM · 7 rsvps
    Pompano Beach Historical Society in Pompano Beach , FL

    50th Anniversary

    It’s our 50th! And we’re having a party!

    In April the Pompano Beach Historical Society will be 50 years old!  Founded in April 1974, we’re celebrating five decades of preservation and achievement.

    Join us on Wednesday, April 17th, from 3 to 7:30 pm, to be part of the fun! We’re holding an Open House from 3 to 6 pm where there will be music, party food, games, door prizes and more, in addition to retrospective displays of Pompano’s history and that of the Historical Society, videos, and guided tours of the historic Kester Cottage museums.

    Then at 6 pm, local, county and state dignitaries will be on hand to commemorate the anniversary. At 6:30 pm our keynote speaker, long-time Pompano resident and Historical Society member Tom Johnston, Esq., will take the stage to share his unique recollections and stories from our past.

    All ages welcome at this community event.

  • Saturday, May 11, 2024 at 09:30 AM · $15.00 USD
    Pompano Beach Historical Society

    Pompano History Tour



    The bus tour starts at 10 am but come as early as 9:30 am to tour the Kester Cottage Museums.

    Join us on a tour of the city's historic sites on Saturday, March 9th. The two-hour narrated tour includes familiar landmarks such as the Bailey Hotel - now the BaCA Art Center in historic downtown, the Ali Building, Sample-McDougald House, the Hillsboro Lighthouse Museum and so many more. 
    The tour begins at Founders Park, 217 NE 4th Ave. Pompano Beach. You will have time from 9:30 - 10:00 to tour the two Kester Cottage Museums before the bus departs at 10:00 am sharp. The tour is two hours and is fully narrated by Pompano's Official City Historian, Dan Hobby.

    Tickets for the tour are limited and are $15 per person.
    For more information on the tour please call Pat at 954-782-3015

    Limited seating on an air-conditioned bus.