Please note: The manatee habitat is empty as we undergo renovations.

We expect to re-open the habitat and begin caring for manatees again later this Spring.

Museum opening hours: 10am to 4pm Wednesday through Saturday with entry times at 10-11am, 11am-noon, noon-1pm, 1-2pm, 2-3pm (Last entry at 3pm) | Noon to 5pm on Sunday with entry times at noon-1pm, 1-2pm, 2-3pm and 3-4pm (Last entry at 4pm) | Closed on Monday and Tuesday

201 10th St. W

Bradenton, FL 34205

Adult and Senior Tours

Adult and Senior Tours

Adult and Senior Tours

Would you like to bring a group to visit The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature? Educator-guided tours bring The Bishop’s collections to life and provide an opportunity to look deeper into Florida’s natural history. Tours can be customized to meet your educational goals or interests.

Group Tour Prices: (minimum of 15 people)

Group Tour Policies:

  • Group Tours are available Tuesday – Friday only
  • Advance reservations are required.
  • A minimum of two (2) week’s notice is required and is subject to schedule availability. Additional notice may be required for guided groups or for special arrangements.
  • Group rates are available for parties of 15 or more only.
  • Payment is permitted on the day of your visit but must be made in one transaction – multiple payments (by multiple guests) are not permitted.
  • Please Note: Museum passes and reciprocal memberships are not applicable for group rate admission tickets.

For more information or to schedule your group visit please contact:

Susan McCarthy, Program Coordinator
Museum Ext. 113
Direct Line: 941-216-3459