Address
100 East Main Street
Bartow, FL 33830
phone: 863-534-4386
fax: 863-534-4387
e-mail: museum@polk-county.net
web: www.polkcountymuseum.org
Hours
Tuesday - Friday9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday9 AM - 3 PM
Closed Official Holidays
Admissions
Free
Museum Type(s)
Services
Gift Shop
Staff
Maria Trippe, Museum Assistant
Myrtice Young, Historic Preservation Manager

Description

The Museum presents the history of Polk County and Central Florida through exhibits on pioneers, military, industry, community and the environment as well as a general store, changing exhibit gallery and children’s room. Two restored courtrooms are available for rental.

Mission

To actively collect, conserve and interpret objects related to Central Florida's past encouraging our citizen's knowledge and appreciation of Polk County's valuable and diverse heritage.

Governance

County

Services

Gift Shop