Street Address
111 South Sixth Street
Leesburg, FL 34749
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 490630
Leesburg, FL 34749
phone: 352-435-9424
fax: 352-365-1815
web: www.leesburgflorida.gov/history/museum.aspx
Admissions
Free
Museum Type(s)
Staff
Rick Reed, Curator

Description

The Leesburg Historical Museum is located in the historic Woman’s Club Building just off Main Street. It houses artifacts and archives pertaining to businesses, city government, families, churches and social organizations that tell the story about Leesburg - from the days Leesburg was the Watermelon Capital of the country to the new millennia.

Mission

To collect, preserve, protect and present the colorful history of Leesburg, the Lakefront City, to residents and visitors in an interesting and educational manner through exhibitions and displays, tours, public programs, publications and maintaining collections of artifacts, books, documents and printed material and other resources that relate to Leesburg.