Triangle Inn in Venice FL

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Triangle Inn in Venice FL

The Triangle Inn was built in 1927 as a rooming house with 5 unit apartments located at 351 S Nassau St. Venice FL.  It was added to the U.S Register of Historic Places on February 23, 1996.

 

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Currently, the historic Triangle Inn serves as the Venice Museum and Archives led by Mr. James Hagler - Director of Historical Resources. 

 

  Volunteer Ms. Joanie Somoza

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Opening every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 10:00am to 4:00pm, admission is free to all. Volunteers introduce visitors and guests to a collection of local historical information. Every three months a special exhibit about local heritage will be rotated.

 

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The following are the previous owners of the Triangle Inn before it became owned by the City of Venice.

1927 – 1937                        Mrs. Augusta Miner

1937 January - 1937 July      Stephen Albee Sr.

1937 – 1939                         Gordon H Turbeville

1939 – 1946                         Julia & Lockie Stinson

1946 – 1959                         Edna & Baxter Dye

1959 – 1984                         Larry Redford

1984 – 1989                         Neil Malamud & Irwin J Eisner

1989 – 1991                         First National Bank

1991 – Present                     City of Venice

 

Triangle Inn Association was created by The Venice community in 1994 as a non-profit 501(C) (3) organization to support the City of Venice Archives and Area Historical Collection, as well as the historic  building Triangle Inn in Venice FL .

The association is guided by an elected board of directors and a slate of officers. The objective is to fund the maintenance and operations of the historic building. The membership is also dedicated to teaching history through promotion of social and educational activities in the Venice community, and to preserve the unique heritage.

 

All who have an interest in preserving historic buildings and collections are welcome to become part of the Triangle Inn Association.

 

Triangle Inn in Venice FL

 

 

If you need more information on Venice and the surrounding area, call or text your local resident for over 20 year at 941-716-3090.

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Philip Hoblin
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Awesome place. congrats on a superb listing

Jul 18, 2012 05:39 PM #1
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Hi Philip, thanks for stopping by and your comment.

Jul 18, 2012 05:45 PM #2
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Will Hamm
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Hi Kwee,  Very interesting place, I always like to find out some history of other parts of the country.

Jul 18, 2012 07:28 PM #3
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Roy Kelley
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Very interesting building.  Thanks for sharing the local history.

Have an outstanding week with your camera in hand.

Jul 19, 2012 04:47 AM #4
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Gabe Sanders
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Great example of early Florida/Spanish architecture Kwee.  We need this type of history preserved.

Jul 19, 2012 05:06 AM #5
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I love posts that share local history and have fantastic photos! GREAT job, Kwee!!!!

Now I am off to find a Dragon Fruit plant......................

Jul 19, 2012 06:56 AM #6
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Kwee, what a great looking building, and neat that it is now a museum!     Sure stands out as a wonderful place!

Jul 19, 2012 08:08 AM #7
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Yolanda Cordova-Gilbert
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Kwee,

            This sounds like a very interesting place to visit! I love history and I think that is a great picture. I hope you are having a great week!

Jul 19, 2012 04:36 PM #8
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Hi Kwee,

I think it is beautiful and different looking building. It reminds me of a castle on the front side. Thanks for sharing and I think it was exceptionally nice that you put the volunteer's picture in the post too. It makes it more personal and warm. It is also a plus that it is free. Thanks for sharing a nice museum with US history. I love history.

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Enjoyed reading about the history of The Triangle Inn in Venice FL Kwee, and all the photos you included!

Jul 20, 2012 02:18 AM #10
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