News & Events
50 Years of Preserving Florida's History
This year marks the milestone 50th anniversary of Florida Archives and History Act creating what we know today as the Museum of Florida History, the Division of Historical Resources and the State Archives of Florida. To celebrate, the department will be hosting a variety of educational programs and special events throughout the year for families, history lovers and all Floridians.
Florida Music Tours
Florida Music Tours is a new educational, travel and media website that spotlights Florida’s important role in American musical history and promotes the state as a top destination for music enthusiasts. The website makes it easy to listen to Florida’s traditional music, learn about influential performers and visit music festivals, venues and historical sites throughout Florida. Buckle up, roll your windows down and enjoy the journey!
Find Us on Social Media
Many of the Florida Department of State's divisions and programs maintain a presence on today's most popular social networking sites. This list will make it easy for you to find and follow your favorite groups.
- 8/16/2017 - Secretary Detzner Designates Three New Florida Main Street Communities
- 8/16/2017 - Winners Announced for Secretary of State’s 2017 Florida Main Street Awards
- 8/11/2017 - Florida Department of State Launches Statewide Tour to Highlight the Economic Impact of Arts and Culture in Florida
- 8/11/2017 - Secretary Detzner Designates Fernandina Beach Main Street as Florida Main Street Program of the Month
- 8/9/2017 - FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF STATE CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF PRESERVING AND SHARING FLORIDA HISTORY