New local history book


WPHS member Brian Schmit has written a new book on the history of New Port Richey. It will be published in the fall. Mr. Schmit is a high school history teacher. This photo was taken at the Hacienda tours on March 11, 2017.

Pet my dog


Not sure whether this was a fundraiser for the museum or for Kaeden, but the gentleman in the picture was charging museum visitors $1 to pet his dog, Jack, today (3/11).

Hacienda Tours 2017


The Friends of the Hacienda and Historic New Port Richey conducted tours of the Hacienda today (3/11). Here New Port Richey Mayor Rob Marlowe speaks to one of the tour groups.