Upcoming Events

Dudley Kids - Oh, Those Pumpkins
Sat Nov 12 @10:00AM - 02PM
Join us at the farm on the second Saturday o...
Historic Park Tour
Sat Nov 26 @10:00AM - 11AM
 Join us and discover an authentic working f...
Fall Farm & Cane Festival
Sat Dec 03 @ 9:00AM - 03PM
See an original Florida working farm from the post...
Dudley Kids - Holiday Wreaths
Sat Dec 10 @10:00AM - 02PM
Join us at the farm on the second Saturday o...
Historic Park Tour
Sat Dec 24 @10:00AM - 11AM
Join us and discover an authentic working fa...
A New Year at the Park
Sun Jan 01 @ 1:00PM - 03PM
It is the New Year!  Start it right with a visit t...
Dudley Kids - Moo Cows
Sat Jan 14 @10:00AM - 02PM
Join us at the farm on the second Saturday of the ...
Dudley Kids - Is this Camping?
Sat Feb 11 @10:00AM - 02PM
Join us at the farm on the second Saturday of the ...

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


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Stay Tuned For Our New Featured Article


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Be a Part of the Farm


We have several very important projects underway. Any and all donations are welcomed. Donors will be recognized on this website. LEARN MORE

Become a Member

The Friends of Dudley Farm are a valuable partner to the park. We sponsor special events, provide fund raising and give programs/gatherings for volunteers, and more. LEARN MORE


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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