West Volusia Historical Society
137 W. Michigan Ave.
DeLand, FL  32720
PH: 386-740-6813
To preserve and promote the history of West Volusia County
The Henry A DeLand House Museum
​137 W Michigan Ave. DeLand, Florida
Docent-led tours Tuesday - Saturday-  12 noon - 3 pm.​

Robert M Conrad Educational & Research Center
137 W Michigan Ave. DeLand, Florida​
​​​​Open Tuesday - Saturday 12 noon to 4 pm.​

Burgess Pavilion DeLand Memorial Hospital Exhibits

230 N. Stone Street DeLand, Florida
​Open Monday - Friday 12 noon to 4 pm.​​
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History Seekers for information about upcoming programs for youth.
Phone: 386-740-6813 .
Email: delandhouse@msn.com
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Upcoming Programs and Events

Calling all Re-enactors. Do you have a hankering for local history? Would you like to bring interesting historic characters to life? Attend this West Volusia Historical Society Re-enactors meeting at 7 pm.  Conrad Center. 137 W. Michigan Ave.
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Florida Oranges: A Colorful History. Join Jacksonville author Erin Thursby as she explores the history of the Sunshine State's most famous crop and the first Orange Barons. Erin is also Food Editor for EU Jacksonville. Free and open to the public.Conrad Center, 137 W. Michigan Avenue, DeLand. 7 pm.  More Details
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Better Country Beyond. The amazing Cinderella story of the early pioneers of DeLand, Florida. By WVHS Archivist Karen Ryder. $29.95

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
​​Historic Bus Tour.​​ Includes lunch at the historic Cassadaga Hotel. Departs from the Conrad Center, 137 West Michigan Ave. $32 per person, including lunch.  Call 386-740-6813 for Reservations. More details and more dates.
Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Double Disaster: The Great Freezes of 1894-95. A West Volusia Historical Society Local History Reenactment. Free and open to the public. Conrad Center, 137 W. Michigan Avenue, DeLand. 7 pm. Details.