West Volusia Historical Society
137 W. Michigan Ave.
DeLand, FL  32720
PH: 386-740-6813
delandhouse@msn.com
To preserve and promote the history of West Volusia County
Upcoming Programs and Events



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.​​

                         Saturday, July 20, 2019

Saturday Mornings With the Pioneers. Today's Story: Amy Rose Mann, R.N.DeLand House Museum Front Parlor. 10 am. WVHS members free; $5 for nonmembers. Details

                     Tuesday, July 23, 2019
Local History Talk. The Florida United Methodist Children's Home in Enterprise, FL.  Rev. Ryan Frack, Dir of Church Relations.  This 40 acre historic facility serving children since 1908 is built on the site of the Brock House - a 100-room wooden hotel built in 1856 by steamboat captain Jacob Brock. Free and open to the public. Conrad Center, 137 W Michigan Ave. DeLand. 7 pm.

​​​​                      Saturday, August 10, 2019

Saturday Mornings With the Pioneers. Today's story: Mrs. Kate McCallum Page & Dr. George A Davis. DeLand House Museum Front Parlor. 10 am.  WVHS members free; $5 for nonmembers. Details.

           Save the Date - August 20, 2019​​
Persimmon Hollow Summer Book Bash. Pulitzer winning author Gilbert King. Best known as author of Devil in the Grove, his latest book is Under the Ruthless Sun. Historic Courthouse Courtroom, downtown DeLand. 7 pm. 
     Gift Shop Feature

DeLand, Florida, a book in the series Images of America, celebrates the history of the city of DeLand and its own piece of the tapestry that is America. Get details here.
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Phone: 386-740-6813 .
Email: delandhouse@msn.com
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