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Floral City Heritage Museum and Country Store

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Nestled in the old fire station...

When you visit this absolute charmer, remember to look at the detailed structures of the building... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
Patricia S
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Historic Floral City

Floral City is loaded with interesting history from 1539 when Hernando DeSoto came through the... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
hanahwy
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Ormond Beach, Florida
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8394 E Orange Ave, Floral City, FL 34436-3200
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

When you visit this absolute charmer, remember to look at the detailed structures of the building and see it as the old fire house. They have local crafts and antiques and books about the old Florida and also about Floral City’s rich and unique heritage....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Floral City is loaded with interesting history from 1539 when Hernando DeSoto came through the area, to the Seminole Indians to John Paul Formy-Duval in the 1860's. Floral city was name after the many wildflowers and blooming trees. One must see the streets covered by...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank hanahwy
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Wonderful little museum !!! All kinds of exhibits to check out ! Volunteers are well informed and happy to help with any questions ! Heritage days every year - I can't wait !!! Great stop !!!

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Very interesting artifacts from when Floral City was once bigger than Miami, FL. Lots of information about the Avenue of the Oaks.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Great way to spend a rainy Saturday morning. The volunteer on duty was helpful and friendly recommending bike trails in the area. Spent about 1.5 hours here. Cute gift store.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Donna M
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Always the first stop on our Floral City excursions. The displays and stories of old Florida in the museum bring the history of the town and its environs into focus. The quaintness of the store is increased by the use of a very old cash...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank tomjackfl
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

I visited twice, first time I was disappointed, it was closed during the week,but looked through the windows,went back following Saturday.plenty of parking behind museum.its run by volunteers,lots of pictures from the past.no admission charge.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank dixiew39
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Floral City is a lovely and picturesque southern community firmly rooted in it's historic past. The museum and country store, a couple of antique shops quaint. The highlight for me was the shady canopy of the famed Avenue of Oaks with it's historic homes and...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed 5 December 2015

Adorable little museum with friendly and informative (volunteer) staff. Open early for Heritage Days which is pretty awesome on its own. I love Floral City! Everyone is so friendly. The museum is right on the Withlacoochee State Trail. Admission is FREE and normal hours are...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank FlaHarlock
Reviewed 12 August 2015

FCHMCS is actually in my own town! It's a wonderful window into the past and future of our little town. We were once the largest town in the county until the citrus freeze of 1898 and the phosphate boom faded. now we're a quaint, but...More

Date of experience: December 2014
2  Thank cajun71
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