The Lake County Historical Museum offers an exciting and informative view of Lake County’s history. Every month, new exhibits are on display and the museum offers a variety of programs for the community’s enjoyment.
Archaeology, History, Nature Centers
Known as one of the most important archaeological sites discovered in Florida, the Lake Jackson Mounds have yielded some of the most significant artifacts in the state.
Lake Wales, Florida
Located along the highland ridge of Lake Wales, Florida,
the Lake Wales Museum is a historical museum housed in
the town’s original Mediterranean-style 1928 Atlantic Coast
Line Railroad station, which is listed on the National Register
of Historic Places.
General, History, Historical Society
The Largo Area Historical Society is a non profit Corporation chartered under Florida Law on October 17, 1973. We operate the Museum of Largo History, provide tours, publish historical books and have a publication titled "The Wise Cracker", Exec. Editor, Charlie Harper.
Vero Beach, Florida
Fort Myers, Florida
History, Historical Society
The Lee County Black History Society, Inc. (LCBHS) is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization. The organization is seeking financial sponsors and volunteers. Your continued support is needed for: 1. General operational expenses for our non-profit administrative office functions and organizational activities.2. Collecting and preserving local Black memorabilia and artifacts.
3. Development of historical archives.4. Displaying Exhibits 5. Developing of the Living History Classroom.
History, Historical Society
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.
To honor our country and teach respect for our flag and to acquaint the public with the glorious heritage of America.
Key West, Florida
Botanical Garden, History, Natural History, Nature Centers
Provide resource-based recreation while preserving, interpreting and restoring natural and cultural resources.
Longboat Key, Florida
Culture, General, History, Historical Society
The Historical Society has a large collection of items relating to the history of Longboat Key, including: 1. Bound copies of all weekly newspapers that served Longboat Key; 2.Copies of Keynotes, the annual pamphlet giving names and addresses of all residents; 3. Over 1,000 photographs and maps, some going back to the early 1900's; 4. The bronze plaque from the old New Pass Bridge. The society has seasonal meetings with guest speakers presenting all phases of the history of Longboat Key.
Archaeology, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Military, Natural History
Climb to the top of the 1860 Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse - a great tour destination and the best view in Palm Beach County. A history Museum in a renovated WWII building exhibits "Five Thousand Years on the Loxahatchee," featuring Native American, Seminole, European Contact, Pioneer, Lighthouse and Military history, including a lighthouse video and Museum Gift Shop.