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4335 Williamstown Blvd.
Lakeland, FL 33810
Phone: (863) 816-1700
Fax: (863) 816-9685
Arts & Museums
The Lakeland vicinity of the U.S. State of Florida brags of the monumental Polk Museum of Art. Founded and established in 1966, the site is most renowned for its display of the Pre-Columbian era art displays; collection features Modern, European, American and Asian Art as well. For more details, check website.
Florida Air Museum is a museum as well as education center that preserves and showcases the fascinating history of the aviation industry and the passion of flight. Some of the exhibits include warbirds, as well as classic and antique aircrafts. It is an ode to Floridians who have contributed significantly to the field, with a special emphasis on the works of Howard Hughes.
One of the most significant museum sites in the city of Bartow in the U.S. State of Florida is the Polk County Historical Museum. The museum was established in the year 1998 and occupies great monumental value. The museum is precisely located in the renowned Old Polk County Courthouse. It brags of rare exhibits that present the local and regional history. A distinct feature about the museum is that its range of exhibits increases and changes as and how newer artifacts become available.
Lawrence B. Brown, a self-skilled carpenter, designed his eponymous house in the late 1800s. Located in Bartow, it is preserved as a museum to educate the masses on the contribution made by African-American people to Florida’s history. It spans across nearly 1700 square foot (157 square meters) and contains nine rooms. A perfect destination for tourists and visitors, it is replete with heavy Victorian ornamentation. What looks like an elegant green cottage on the outside, is a even more spacious and breathtaking house from its interiors.
The Old Dundee ACL Railroad Depot is a historic landmark housing a museum that showcases the heritage of the local railroad. It displays original memorabilia and historical artifacts that offer a glimpse of the local history. The museum is free of cost, but is open for limited hours. Built in 1912, the building is featured on the National Register of Historic Places.