SOLD OUT - Hiawatha Florida History Hour | Peculiar People in Florida History

10/27/2023 at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Event Description

Join Senior Curator of Education, Zach Zacharias, in the Root Family Museum Train Station for this fun and exciting program.

This entertaining talk features many of the famously peculiar people found in Florida's history and their crazy ideas and plots to make a fortune! Learn about Napoleon Bonaparte’s nephew Prince Achille Murat as he made Florida his permanent home after he was exiled from France; crazy cracker cowboy Bone Mizell; soldier of fortune William Augustus Bowles; Denys Rolle of Rolles Town, and many more!

Enjoy a selection of adult beverages and snacks after the program. 

Space is limited. RSVP online at or by calling the Museum at 386-255-0285.

Click Here to Register Online

$20.00 for members, $25.00 for non-members. 

Please note there will be no refunds after October 20.


This event is SOLD OUT.

Museum of Arts & Sciences
352 S. Nova Road
Daytona Beach FL 32114
2024 Exhibit Sponsors
Sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Arts and Culture, the Florida Council on Arts and Culture, and the National Endowment for the Arts.