Learn Area History

Did you know that New Port Richey was poised to become the “Hollywood of the East,” in the 1920s with famous actors of the silent screen, such as Thomas Meighan, visiting and promoting it as such?

That was, until the Great Depression hit, and then New Port Richey’s architecture was still around to inspire future generations.

Captain Kelly knows the lore of the area, which stars lived where and how to tell a great story.

Johnny Cash and June Cash Carter frequented the area in the 1940s and 50s.

and so much more…

Book your tour on the Miss Daisy II today to see New Port Richey the best way, by boat. Call 727.819.1754 for reservations.

Explore Pasco County history & nature on the Pithlachascotee River & the Gulf of Mexico!