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The Museum of Seminole County History

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Great place to learn about Seminole County History

I loved seeing all of the old pictures and artifacts of Seminole County history. I particularly... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Altamonte Springs, Florida
Another wonderful local museum

We came for the St. Lucia festival that was being held outside. The event was nice but the museum... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2016
Janet Z
Sanford, Florida
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18 Mar 2018
“Great place to learn about Seminole County History”
27 Jul 2016
“Another wonderful local museum”
The Museum of Seminole County History highlights Seminole County, the historical gateway to interior Central Florida. The area has gone through periods of great importance militarily and as the area's transportation hub, A pole barn houses two...more
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300 Eslinger Way, Sanford, FL 32773-6135
+1 407-665-2489
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

I loved seeing all of the old pictures and artifacts of Seminole County history. I particularly loved seeing the old area maps. So many town names gone and forgotten. The museum has areas dedicated to all the cities of Seminole County, and even a few...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

We came for the St. Lucia festival that was being held outside. The event was nice but the museum became the highlight of the visit. They have such a wonderful array of items and information on the history of the area Native Americans, the old...More

1  Thank Janet Z
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Probably not for novice history buffs. BUT if you want to know the truth about life in the 19th and 20th century on the Florida Peninsula, this is the place. Unbeknownst to the majority of the World is that Sanford was quite the place in...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2016

Our car club holds an Annual Car Show there every year. That gives time to visit the Museum. There are plenty of interesting items that can be seen no where else. If you are into history, this a great visit and it's free.

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Reviewed 21 October 2015

We've driven by this museum dozens of times but finally stopped by when it had an exhibit of artwork made from the remnants of the tragically destroyed Old Senator tree. These pieces were beautiful and stunning, all made by very talented local artists. Then we...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Just off 17-92 in what use to be a county home for the elderly (there are two of the original buildings) this small museum features 22 rooms commemorating everything from the county law enforcement (including pictures of the former sheriffs), agriculture and industry on to...More

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Pamela A
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
I wish I could help, but I've never heard about a dead zone on I4 or in Sanford, or paving over a cemetery. But we avoid I4 whenever possible because it can be a nightmare of congestion. Sanford has gone through a lot of... More