Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum
The Boca Raton Historical Society operates a local history museum in Boca Raton's historic Town Hall building. The museum offers a variety of permanent and rotating exhibits as well as an archive and active lecture series. The Society also offers a variety of history tours that allow residents and tourists to experience a behind-the-scenes view and historic perspective of the city and its major landmarks. The Trolley Tours and tours of the Boca Express Train Museum and the iconic Boca Raton Resort are among the most popular.
Backstory and Context
In addition to operating this museum, the Boca Raton Historical Society also offers special walking tours and other educational programs. The Society also preserves and operates the FEC train depot as a railroad museum complete with several Seaboard Air Line rail cars, a steam engine from the 1930s, and a caboose from the Atlantic Coast Line.