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Museum of Seminole County History

EXPERIENCE THE HISTORY OF SEMINOLE COUNTY!

The Museum highlights Seminole County, the historical gateway to interior Central Florida via the St. John’s River. All artifacts housed in the Museum have been donated by residents.

Exhibits, artifacts, maps, documents, photographs and special events all tell the stories of Seminole County’s inhabitants, their lives, lineages and local legends. Join us for an engaging tour through the past that includes

  • Native American Indian artifacts
  • Early Forts and Settlements
  • The development of railroads and steamship transportation
  • Agriculture and industries of the region
  • 19th and 20th Century Decorative Arts
  • Life in Seminole County towns in the 1800s and 1900s
  • The Old Folks Home (built in 1926)
  • Research materials and maps
  • Traveling Exhibits
  • Seminole County Historical Society

 

Traveling exhibits are special exhibits that are offered in addition to the permanent collection for a limited time. Check the announcements section of the Leisure Services website for details on these changing exhibits.

HOURS OF OPERATION
Admission:
$3.21 Adults (tax included)
$1.07 Children 4-18 and students (tax included)
Children under 4 admitted free
Self-guided Tours are available on request with admission.

Tuesday-Friday
1:00PM to 5:00PM

Saturday
9:00AM to 1:00PM

 

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July 2018

History Summer Camp

July 10 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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July 10th-July 13th, 2018
Museum of Seminole County History, 300 Bush Blvd.
Sanford, FL 32773 United States
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$4

History Summer Camp July 10th, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM July 11th, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM July 12th, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM July 13th, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Learn how people once worked, ate, traveled, and played at the Museum of Seminole County History! Each of the four days in our History Camp follows a different one of these themes, spanning time periods from 50-3500 years ago. We will be partaking in special crafts, activities, games, and challenges to illustrate just…

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