Historical Society of Sarasota County

1260 12th St
Sarasota, FL 34236
900_640x480.jpg - Crocker Memorial Church Spring 2011
900_640x480.jpg - Crocker Memorial Church Spring 2011
19_640x480.jpg - Bidwell-Wood House Spring 2011
19_640x480.jpg - Bidwell-Wood House Spring 2011

Welcome to Sarasota's Newest..and Oldest Museum. The Historical Society is located in "Sarasota's Oldest House", which was moved along with the Crocker Memorial Church(1901) to Pioneer Park in 2006. Tour the Bidwell-Wood House (1882).  Hold your wedding or meeting in our quaint church. We offer "Conversations at The Crocker" every 2nd Tuesday of the month, at 7:00 PM in the Crocker Memorial Church, from October through April. Historical Le Barge cruises are the 1st Sunday in November and March narrated by John McCarthy. Trolley tours of historic Sarasota are narrated by Sue Blue and are on Saturday morning from 10a - Noon from October to April.  Visit our website www.hsosc.com for all the latest news and events.

  • Facility Amenities
    • Family-Friendly
    • Handicapped Accessible
    • Tours Available
    • WiFi
  • General Information
    • Admission
      • Free
    • Days Open
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    • Hours of Operation
      • Open Mon-Fri 10 am -2 pm
      • and available for rentals.
  • Wedding Venues Facility Details
    • Destination Wedding Packages
      • Crocker Memorial Church is a beautiful quaint historical building for weddings up to 120 people. Contact Office for details.