Historical figures in the banner above are (L-R):
Rev. Jesse Knight, Frank Higel, Bertha Honoré Palmer, Dr. Fred Albee, John Nolen
Welcome to VAHS
Tours of the Circus Car and Train Depot:
Saturdays - 10 AM to 1 PM
“Come! Celebrate history with us!”
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the Circus Train Car Museum
February 23, 2023
Photo Courtesy of Prion Photography
L-R: Nick Pachota, Venice Mayor; Nicole Rissler, Director of Sarasota County Parks, Recreation & Natural Resources; Mary Huba, VAHS Project Co-Leader; Chuck (Chucko the Clown) Sidlow; Kenneth Feld, CEO Feld Entertainment; Juliette Feld Grossman, COO Feld Entertainment; George Miller, VAHS Project Co-Leader; Frank Wright, VAHS President; Nancy Detert, Sarasota County Commissioner
We Need Your Help! Fundraising is ongoing for VAHS programs and maintenance of the circus train car and caboose. For more information, click here.
Visiting Venice's Historic Depot
If you are considering a trip to the Historic Venice Train Depot,
either for yourself, your family and friends, or a large group,
check out relevant information at The Depot.
Upcoming Depot and Circus Car Tours & Events
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PO Box 995, Venice, FL 34284-0995