Fall has arrived! The weather is still a bit warm and the bugs have not tucked away for winter yet. We are nearing wildflower season and the birds are migrating in daily – so many new things to see season to season! Bring a water bottle, binoculars, and insect repellant. Watch for surprise rain showers!

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ADMISSION: Adults: $6.00

Kids (2-12): $3.00 

Active military complimentary. (with valid ID)

HOURS: We are open to the public Thursday – Sunday 10 am to 5 pm in fair weather. It is wise to check our Facebook page before coming out in case of needed closure due to weather.

Tatum House

October 22, 2022

Starry Night

Join us for a unique "Boots & Pearls" evening under the stars to benefit Crowley Museum & Nature Center!


Guests will enjoy a wine and beer bar, hors d'oeuvres, live entertainment, a three-course meal by Mattison's, a silent and live auction, VIP information, and deep sky observation courtesy of the LGDSO. Sponsorship and individual tickets are available. Anyone wanting to attend must RSVP simply purchase tickets here!

Starry Night 2022 fundraiser

Experience Old Florida at Crowley Museum & Nature Center in East Sarasota.

Experience Old Florida at Crowley Museum & Nature Center in Sarasota. Immerse yourself in pioneer history and artifacts as you explore the museum, pioneer cabin, Tatum House, blacksmith shop, working sugar cane mill and more. The Children’s Discovery Path nature trail offers hands-on learning opportunities. Explore our trails and see native wildlife. Special events are offered throughout the year

Children's Discovery Path

Eagle Country LIVE Bald Eagle Multi-View

Welcome to Season #4 with Abby & Blaze, Fern & Thunder!

Egg #1: 1/5 @ 3:36pm – Hatch 2.11.22 | Egg #2:1/9 @ 6:20pm – Hatch 2.14.22

We are glad you are here and we are eager to see what this season holds. We are watching with you all in anticipation!