Museum Of Seminole County History

St. Lucia is Approaching, December 14th 1pm - 4pm!

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 in the Museum are donated by the local community.

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

  • The Native Americans of Central Florida
  • Early Forts and Settlements
  • Industrial and Agricultural Development
  • Life in Seminole County towns in the 19th and 20th centuries
  • The Old Folks Home (built in 1926)
  • County Services - Sheriff's Office, Fire Department, and more!
  • We rotate our temporary exhibits! Our current exhibit:

Our St. Lucia Exhibit will run from November 22 - December 28, 2019.

Throughout the Month of December, check out our St. Lucia Exhibit in the Museum for the history and contributions of Swedish immigrants in our local community, and information about the origins and customs surrounding the St. Lucia Festival!

Be sure also to check out the Seminole County Historical Society, a private not-for-profit dedicated to supporting the Museum and preserving our local history.

 

HOURS OF OPERATION:

Tuesday-Saturday
10:00AM to 5:00PM

ADMISSION:
$3.21 Adults (tax included)
$1.07 Children 4-18 and students (tax included)
Children under 4 admitted free
 

ADDRESS
300 Eslinger Way
Sanford, FL 32773
Phone: (407) 665-2489
Driving Directions

Visitors viewing an exhibit

We Are On SGTV

SGTV airs several shows relating to Seminole County History. View the SGTV Schedule.

Museum of Seminole County History is part of the Leisure Services Department which is comprised of the following divisions: Parks and Recreation, Greenways and Natural Lands, Tourism, Cooperative Extension Services, and Libraries