Get hooked by The Lure of Florida Fishing
The Department of State’s Museum of Florida History announces a new special exhibit, The Lure of Florida Fishing, opening with a reception on March 13, at 5:30 p.m., and remaining on display until August 26. More than 100 artifacts, including artwork, historic images, trophies, fish mounts and tackle help tell the tale of sport fishing in the Sunshine State. From the 19th century to the present, sport fishing has drawn people to Florida’s coastal and inland waterways. This exhibit explains how fishing became such a popular activity for visitors and residents alike.