Upcoming Events

11Feb
Dudley Kids - Is this Camping?
Sat Feb 11 @10:00AM - 02PM
See how camping was done in the days before sleepi...
24Feb
The Reconstruction Era
Fri Feb 24 @ 9:00AM - 04PM
Following the Civil War, many returning Confederat...
25Feb
The Reconstruction Era
Sat Feb 25 @ 9:00AM - 04PM
Following the Civil War, many returning Confederat...
03Mar
Plowing Up the Past
Fri Mar 03 @10:00AM - 03PM
Join us at Dudley Farm and see how fields were p...
04Mar
Plowing Up the Past
Sat Mar 04 @10:00AM - 03PM
Join us at Dudley Farm and see how fields were p...
11Mar
Dudley Kids - Lovely Music
Sat Mar 11 @10:00AM - 02PM
We are making rain-sticks (this is the one about m...
08Apr
Partake of the Past
Sat Apr 08 @ 9:30AM - 03PM
Join us at the farm on the April 8th and 9th, 2017...
09Apr
Partake of the Past
Sun Apr 09 @ 9:30AM - 03PM
Join us at the farm on the April 8th and 9th, 2017...

History is Alive

Step back in time to feel what it's like to plow a field, plant a crop, bring the harvest in, mark the changes of seasons, and, like three generations of Dudley's, call a place "home."

 

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See Us In Action

Dudley Farm Historic State Park near Gainesville, FL is not only an authentic working farm an enjoyable place to visit, there's also a lot of opportunities for learning. Learn more about what there is to see and do at the old farm house in our new documentary. (Note: to view full screen click the youtube fullscreen icon in the lower right corner after the video starts )

 

Gift Shop

The 'Commissary' contains homemade items such as
jams and jellies, cookbooks, toys, candles, and bonnets.  There is something for
everyone.

 

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Stay Tuned For Our New Featured Article

 

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Our Volunteers are an invaluable resource. They may greet visitors, conduct tours, assist with special events, help rangers remove exotic plants or maintain the natural beauty of a garden or trail. LEARN MORE

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