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

Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

The Bishop Museum of Science and Nature Board of Trustees

Brian Carter, President

Matthew J. Lapointe, Vice President

John V. Quinlan, Vice President

Jennifer Turner Gans, Secretary

Chris Perkins, Treasurer

Darin Autrey

Elizabeth Baran

Dr. Jennifer Bencie

Susan Butt

Raymond Dweck

Charles F. Elzer III

Dr. LeMoyne Johnson

Marti King

Raj Mathur

Andrew D. Minor

Michael C. Moore

Cristina Najmy

Jerry Neff

Andrew Smith

Ken Thomas

Ryan Thomas

Alisa Westberry

Charles Zajaczkowski