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Winter Garden Heritage Museum

1 N Main St, Winter Garden, FL 34787-2824
+1 407-656-3244
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Great Place! Free! Hidden Gem!

Highly recommend this hidden gem for tourists and local history buffs to learn about Winter... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
orlandogal22
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Orlando, Florida
The Train Out Front

We got on the train out front and then entered the museum. The man at the desk gave us some history... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
Marjory H
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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“local history” (7 reviews)
“small town” (2 reviews)
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1 N Main St, Winter Garden, FL 34787-2824
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+1 407-656-3244
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Highly recommend this hidden gem for tourists and local history buffs to learn about Winter Garden's very interesting history. While on the small side, this museum nevertheless offers great information and excellent exhibits - especially the room dedicated to Winter Garden's place in Florida's citrus...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

We got on the train out front and then entered the museum. The man at the desk gave us some history and then we toured the museum. We learned a lot and will return when our family comes for a visit.

Thank Marjory H
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Gentleman at entrance was very pleasant and knows his history of Winter Garden and surrounding area. Very helpful!

Thank Cleveland T
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Very small place but so much history and very informative! The guide (?) shared so much information with me that I didn't know, and I've lived in Florida for a while! It's very worthwhile to stop and have a look. Don't forget to go into...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Small town museum telling of the local history. Interesting reads on the citrus growing for this area. We spent about 45 minutes here.

Thank Gloria S
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

Nice little museum in a very quaint town. Local history of the Orange grove industry. Railroading memorabilia too.

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

I finally uploaded my pictures from the Heritage Museum, so I thought I should write a review to go along with them. My husband and I decided to visit Winter Garden because we needed to escape from the Disney bubble for a few hours last...More

Thank mekopp
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

This local focus museum was well laid out with interesting exhibits. You could easily spend a leisurely hour here viewing the exhibits and learning about the citrus industry that had such and impact on Winter Garden and the surrounding area. Kudos to those who built...More

Thank BBDY
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I work in the museum field in CA and try to find a local museum when I travel. My wife and I enjoy visiting small towns, so this looked promising. This organization has a new building that houses their offices and archives. For a small...More

Thank SJDuges
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

This is an interesting little museum. Lots of wonderful exhibits from maps of the old railroad systems, pictures of trains over the years, memorabilia of stations, tracks, trains, etc plus so much more. Young man in charge on the day I was there was so...More

Thank Sheila A
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