Pick up a brochure and enjoy a self-guided walking tour of the authentic working farm. The homestead consists of 18 buildings, including the family farmhouse with original furnishings, a 1880's kitchen outbuilding, a general store, post office, and a functional cane syrup complex. See costumed interpreters working the farm in the lifestyle of the 1880's to 1940's as they perform daily chores, work the crops, and tend to livestock.
Join us on a tour that will teach you about a way of life post Civil War to mid-1940’s. Discover an authentic working farm and learn about how this farm was operated by a Floridian family, the Dudleys. Follow a park staff or docent in period clothing as they talk about the homestead consisting of eighteen restored buildings, the farm animals, the gardens and the local history.
Tour dates are: 2023 -- Nov 25, Dec 30, 2024 -- Mar 30, Apr 27
Tours start at 10 am and go for about 1 to 1 1/2 hours.
Admission is $5 per vehicle up to 8 persons.
School groups and organizations must make reservations for tours one month in advance. Groups are limited to 40 people. Please call the park office at 352-472-1142 for group tour guidelines and information.
Cell Phone Tours
Use your cell phone for a FREE tour of Dudley Farm. Pick up a brochure at the Visitor Center.