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

        ​Upcoming Programs and Events

                                 June 20
​             Persimmon Hollow Summer Book Bash.

​Robert Redd discusses his latest book - Historic Sites and Landmarks of New Smyrna Beach.
7 pm - Conrad Center Complex.  Mr. Redd is Executive Director of the New Smyrna Beach Museum of History. Details of the 2017 series of our summer book bashes.

                                     July 15
                Saturday Morning with the Pioneers

​A conversation with Reuben and Mary Jane Marsh.
​10 am - DeLand House Front Parlor. See details of the full series of Parlor Chats.​​​

Share your enthusiasm for historic preservation

Join the many volunteers who are an active and essential part of the mission of the WVHS. 

​​To learn more about the incredible array of opportunities to serve – including docent, archival services, special events and educational programs, stop by the Conrad Center at 137 W. Michigan Ave in DeLand, or call (386) 740-6813. Our Volunteer form describes many ways to serve.
                 Gardening Enthusiasts

Do you know which native and non-native landscaping plants thrive in today's Central Florida gardens and attract butterflies and other friendly critters?  Check out this list ​from our recent Historic Gardening Workshop.