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2019 Season of Emancipation

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DATE: Saturday, May 11, 2019 TIME: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. EVENT: Walk Through Living History Parade and Day in the Park LOCATION: Speed Spencer Stephens Park – 1907 Saxon Street, Tallahassee DATE: Friday, May 17, 2019 TIME: 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. EVENT: 9th Annual Emancipation and Abolitionist Ball LOCATION: Florida National Guard Armory – 1225 Easterwood Drive, Tallahassee …

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USCT Meet & Greet

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The 2nd USCT Family requests your presence at our Annual Meet & Greet Date: March 7, 2019 Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm Location: John G. Riley Museum and Center 419 E. Jefferson Street – Tallahassee, Florida, 32301 Come out and meet the members of The 2nd Infantry Regiment United States Colored Troops Living History Association To join our team and learn …

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Applause for the Pioneers Gala

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15th Annual Applause for the Pioneers Cuff Links & Pearls Gala Honoring a prominent Tallahassee African American Family “The Proctors” Antonio, George, John & Bahamia Thursday, February 28th, 2019 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm Goodwood Museum & Gardens – 1600 Miccosukee Rd., Tallahassee, Fl 32308 Sponsorship: Full Table • $1000; Half Table • $500; Single Admission • $100 Attire: Black …

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Blended Lives Program

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The Blended Lives program has been designed to engage fourth graders within the Leon County School district and act as a heritage education collaborative program presented in partnership with the Florida Historic Capitol Museum. Date:  November 5-7, 2018 Time: 10:00a.m. – 1:00p.m. ** THE RILEY HOUSE WILL NOT TAKE TOURS FROM NOV. 5-7TH. THE CENTER AND MUSEUM WILL CLOSE AT …

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19th Annual Rock-A-Thon

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We would like to invite you and your organizations to this year’s 19th Annual Rock-A-Thon! We will have food vendors, live entertainment, games and holiday shopping. DATE: Saturday, December 1, 2018 TIME: 10:00A.M. – 3:00 P.M. LOCATION: Gaither Gym (1835 Wanish Way, Tallahassee, FL 32307) Email: plee@rileymuseum.org Phone: 850-681-7881 Payment can be sent by PayPal, Mail or Fax SET-UP BEGINS @ …

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Night at the Museum

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October 29, 2018 | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. PLEASE JOIN US FOR A NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM! WE ARE INVITING KIDS AGES 12 AND UNDER FOR A FREE TOUR WITH FUN GAMES, A COSTUME CONTEST, TREATS AND MORE! Students or organizations that are in need of volunteer hours can bring candy to receive hours. Email showard@rileymuseum.org for more information …