Sunday, January 16, 2022

“Portraits of Paradise” Art Exhibit



Hitchok-Sunset-ECityOct2014The Museum of the Everglades is excited to host Portraits of Paradise, a photographic art collection by wildlife photographer, Captain Bruce Hitchcock. Native Floridian, Wildlife Photographer and local fishing guide, Bruce Hitchcock has been photographing spectacular landscapes, plants, birds and other Everglades creatures for over 20 years while mostly from a kayak which offers a distinct perspective to the viewer.

The artist reception hosted by the Friends of the Museum of the Everglades, which is free and open to the public, will be held Saturday, October 4th, 2014 from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. in the Pauline Reeves Gallery at the Museum of the Everglades.

Located in historic Everglades City, three miles



South of U.S. 41 (Tamiami Trail) and SR 29, the museum explores an in-depth look at over 2,000 years of human history in the area and tells the story of adventurers stubborn enough to settle Southwest Florida’s lush “River of Grass”. Open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (239) 695-0008. 105 West Broadway Everglades City, FL 34139

About Collier County Museums: More than 10,000 years of Southwest Florida History is on display at the Collier County Museums’ five locations- the main location in Naples, four additional museum facilities in Everglades City and Immokalee, the historic Naples Depot and Marco Island Historical Museum. Admission is free and the sites are handicapped accessible. For more information, visit

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