Upcoming events

    • 23 Jan 2022
    • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Koreshan State Park


    Local produce, honey, fresh guacamole and salsas, sea glass, jewelry, street food, arts & crafts, tie-dye and more!

    Conveniently located in the heart of Koreshan State Park, this market is truly a pleasure whether you are a resident or a visitor on vacation. This is something you will not want to miss. Oh, and by the way, we are pet-friendly!

    Please stop in and visit our better-than-ever beautiful and historic Koreshan Unity Settlement. Take a guided tour of the original Koreshan Settlement. See how these hardy Floridians settlers lived here in Estero more than 140 years ago. Make a day of it.

    The Market fee is included with the regular $5 park entrance fee. So, where else can you get all this for only $5?

    Click here for vendor applications.


    • 23 Jan 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 23 Jan 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 25 Jan 2022
    • 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 16
    Register

    Discover the various botanical specimens collected by the Utopian pioneer Koreshans and their specific purpose on this walking tour. Guests will tour the late 18th/early 20th century settlement and learn the history of this progressive society which promoted women's right to vote, equality of the sexes and education for all. Children under 13 free.

    Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    • 26 Jan 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 26 Jan 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 27 Jan 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 27 Jan 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 28 Jan 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 28 Jan 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 28 Jan 2022
    • 6:45 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 5
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 28 Jan 2022
    • 7:00 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 13
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 28 Jan 2022
    • 7:15 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 12
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!


    • 28 Jan 2022
    • 7:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 21
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 28 Jan 2022
    • 7:45 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 25
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 28 Jan 2022
    • 8:00 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 23
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 29 Jan 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 29 Jan 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 29 Jan 2022
    • 6:45 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 13
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 29 Jan 2022
    • 7:00 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 24
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 29 Jan 2022
    • 7:15 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 17
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 29 Jan 2022
    • 7:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 7
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 29 Jan 2022
    • 7:45 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 17
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 29 Jan 2022
    • 8:00 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 23
    Register

    The Koreshans brought culture and industry to Southwest Florida. They owned and operated nearly thirty businesses in the Historic Settlement, including a machine shop, general store, bakery, post office and school.

    For more than a quarter century, Koreshan State Park and Friends of Koreshan have offered guests a view of the life and times of Dr. Cyrus Teed, their founder, and the Koreshans with the theatrical production, Ghost Walk. In each one-hour performance, volunteers in period costumes guide you through a historical journey along the candlelit shell paths of the Historic Unity Settlement. 

    Notable Koreshan figures reenacted will include Gustav Damkohler whose riverfront land provided the Koreshans a new home, Professor Eleanor Castle, one of the Seven Sisters of the Planetary Court who managed the Koreshan Unity, Victoria Gratia, the “Motherhood Empress of the Imperial Dominion of Koreshanity” and of course, the Koreshan Unity’s founder and famous leader, Dr. Cyrus Teed.

    You will stroll past restored buildings from a bygone era and watch these and other reenactors perform scenes from their lives before, during, and after the Koreshans settled in Southwest Florida.

    Ghost Walk 2022 showtimes are 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00 PM on January 28 and 29 and February 4 and 5 (rain date: February 6, time[s] TBD). Tickets are $25.00, non-refundable. Performances sell out quickly!

    • 30 Jan 2022
    • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
    • Koreshan State Park


    Local produce, honey, fresh guacamole and salsas, sea glass, jewelry, street food, arts & crafts, tie-dye and more!

    Conveniently located in the heart of Koreshan State Park, this market is truly a pleasure whether you are a resident or a visitor on vacation. This is something you will not want to miss. Oh, and by the way, we are pet-friendly!

    Please stop in and visit our better-than-ever beautiful and historic Koreshan Unity Settlement. Take a guided tour of the original Koreshan Settlement. See how these hardy Floridians settlers lived here in Estero more than 140 years ago. Make a day of it.

    The Market fee is included with the regular $5 park entrance fee. So, where else can you get all this for only $5?

    Click here for vendor applications.


    • 30 Jan 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 17
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 30 Jan 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 2 Feb 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 2 Feb 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 3 Feb 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 3 Feb 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 4 Feb 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 4 Feb 2022
    • 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 20
    Register
    Explore the 19th century religious Koreshan Unity Settlement, its structures, and gardens. Join our guided walking tours and learn about these idealistic pioneers. Want to see the interior of the Art Hall, the Planetary Court? TAKE A TOUR! Children under 13 free.

    The walking tour is about an hour and a half. Guided Tours are *$10, non-refundable and start at the entrance to the Historic Settlement by the parking lot (map below or click here for downloadable PDF).

    *Does not include Park admission fee of  $4 for single occupancy per vehicle or $5 for up to eight per vehicle. Click here to pay park admission in advance, online.

    Click here to request a private tour.

    PLEASE SHOW EMAILED RECEIPT TO TOUR GUIDE UPON ARRIVAL.

    • 4 Feb 2022
    • 6:45 PM
    • Koreshan State Park
    • 7
    Register