Polk City, Florida
Offering a glimpse into the history of water skiing. Visitors have the opportunity to spend a nostalgic afternoon traveling back in time to see how the pioneers innovated and changed the sport. Interactive games, Audio visual throughout.
Saint Petersburg, Florida
Anthropology, Archaeology, Culture, Natural History, Nature Centers
Weedon Island Preseve Cultural and Natural History Center is an environmental and cultural education facilty with a 6,000 sq ft museum exhibit hall, classroom, auditorium, and art gallery area.
New Port Richey, Florida
History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
Originally Seven Springs Schoolhouse, built in 1915, where children had to bring their own desks to school, examples of which are shown in the Museum. The Frierson family used the building as their home in 1925. It was moved to Sims Park in 1980 and dedicated in 1983. The Library addition was added in 1992. The Museum is handicapped accessible.
Wilton Manors, Florida
General, History, Military, Science, Specialized
Located at Kendall-Tamiami Airport in Miami-Dade County, the Wings Over Miami Air Museum serves as an ongoing tribute to the veterans and aviators who pioneered military and civilian aviation. The museum seeks to educate visitors about the rich history of aviation, the scientific basis of flight, and the many challenges faced during the evolution of flight.
Winter Garden, Florida
Founded in 1994, the Winter Garden Heritage Foundation operates two museums in the National Register Historic District of Winter Garden.
Winter Park, Florida
Culture, History, Historical Society, Library
The Winter Park Historical Association partners with several regional institutions to research and promote the history of our area. We are founding members of the Winter Park Cultural Consortium and participate in many city-wide festivals to share with our residents and visitors the rich history of this lovely community. Our annual garden tour takes place in a different historic neighborhood each April.
Historic House, Historical Society
The home was built in 1888 by General William T. Withers. His widow, Martha, sold the house to David Maguire in 1910. The House was purchased by the City of Ocoee Florida in 1983 and placed on the National Registry of Historic Buildings in America in 1987. It has been restored through grants from the State of Florida and is open to the public every Saturday and Sunday from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.
To provide the best examples of contemporary visual arts by innovative and emerging national and international artists. These exhibitions provide a fresh experience in the visual arts, information about cultural divergences and similarities, and demonstrate the high quality of creative vision of all ethnic, social, and cultural backgrounds.
Saint Augustine, Florida
Art, History, Historic House
Tour the graceful frame and coquina house, a block north of the city's Plaza de la Constitucion, and step into history.
Hear stories of its Spanish and British occupants as well as a succession of local families who lived in the house until 1837 when Dr. Seth Peck bought the property.
Admire the 18th - 19th century Peck family furniture. Reflect on the works of 19th century Florida artists Martin Johnson Heade, W. Staples Drown, Felix De Crano and others.
Saint Augustine, Florida
To broaden interest in the game of golf by recognizing the achievements of its greatest individuals (both players & contributors to the game) and provide entertaining and educational exhibits, attractions and programs for the public.