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Mandarin Museum & Historical Society

Located on the beautiful St. Johns River in the 10-acre Walter Jones Historical Park, the Mandarin Museum & Historical Society takes visitors back to old Florida through historic buildings and fascinating stories of Mandarin's past. Open 9-4 every Saturday. See complete schedule at

11964 Mandarin Rd.
Jacksonville, FL 32223



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Signature Event

LECTURE: Dr. Michele C. Navakas - "Scrub-Palmetto and Orange: Harriet Beecher Stowe's Florida"

A lecture about Stowe's time in Mandarin and how she impacted the community and beyond in the areas of religion, education, environmental appreciation, and tourism. A tour of Mandarin Museum follows the lecture. Held at the Episcopal Church of Our Saviour.
Region(s): Northeast
Category(s): History Talk/Lecture Exhibit

March 28, 2020
10:00 AM

Scheduled Events

"Meet the Maple Leaf" Divers

March 21, 2020 12:00 PM

The story of the Civil War steamship Maple Leaf will live forever in Mandarin and American history. This National Historic Landmark shipwreck has unveiled many a story about her life and the lives of the Union soldiers she transported to Florida. Dr. Holland will be your guide. 12-4pm
Region(s): Northeast
Category(s): History Exhibit

First Saturday - all buildings open March 7

March 07, 2020 10:00 AM

In Walter Jones Historical Park: 1875 farmhouse, 1876 barn, Losco Winery are open from 10-2. Museum and schoolhouse open 9-4. ALSO - the historic Mandarin Store and Post Office will be open at 12471 Mandarin Road (next to the Mandarin Community Club) from 10-2.
Region(s): Northeast
Category(s): Art Historic Home History Park Exhibit