Join us for dinner, cocktails, and a great cause!

Enjoy breathtaking views of Little Sarasota Bay in a place where people have gathered for over 5,000 years. Attending this event benefits Historic Spanish Point’s efforts to preserve and protect our 30-acre outdoor museum. Thank you for your support!

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Natures beauty unfolds within our lush 33 acres of paradise.


Over 5000 years of history at the point. Come explore natures playground.

Venue Rental

Historic Spanish Point Weddings & Private Events on Little Sarasota Bay.

Adult Lectures & Events

HSP University –  lecture series to grow education & preservation.

Family Programs & Events

Explore old Florida at the point with programming fun for the entire family.

Kids Programs & Events

Mysteries unravel with programs and events for curious minds.

Tours & Events

Explore, embrace, learn and grow. Let your adventure begin at the point!

The White Cottage site offers breathtaking views of Little Sarasota Bay that were paralleled by Bertha Palmer to the waters of Italy.

Included in the rental of this site is access to Mrs. Palmer's Pergola and Sunken Gardens, popular for galas, yoga retreats and wedding ceremonies, and White Cottage Lawn, which holds 150 guests for a seated dinner party. For weddings, the use of our Bridal and Groom Suites are included.

Access to restrooms for guests and kitchen for catering, if needed, are included in this site as well.


Pergola & Sunken Garden

Katelyn Prisco Photography

White Cottage Lawn


Little Sarasota Bay View

Bridal Suite

Groom's Suite


Be a part of leaving a legacy and bringing Florida's pioneer past to life for a new generation.