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.​​

                       May 3 and 4, 2019
Historic Oakdale Cemetery Walk. 7 - 8:30 pm. This year's theme: "White Coats & Caring Hearts".  Hear the stories of early health care heroes and heroines of West Volusia, told by our re-enactors. Our spirits have spring fever! We've moved this event typically occurring in the Fall.Click here for details.

​​​​                                May 18, 2019
Heritage Gardening Workshop: Butterflies and other Pollinators. 9:30 - 11:30 am. $5. Call 386-740-6813 for Reservations; capacity is limited to 25. Conrad Center, 137 W Michigan Ave., DeLand.

                              ​​​May 21, 2019

Local History Talk: The John B. Stetson Family Legacy.​​​​ 7 pm. Conrad Center, 137 W. Michigan Ave., DeLand.  Susan M. Ryan, Dean of Library and Learning Technologies, Stetson University will highlight the legacy and influence of the Stetson family.  Free and open to the publicClick here for details.
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​May Historic Bus Tour is sold out
. Watch for details on the Fall schedule for this tour of East DeLand, Lake Helen, Cassadaga.

     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.
   YOUTH ACTIVITIES
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History Seekers for information about upcoming programs for youth.
April is Volunteer Appreciation Month 
Phone: 386-740-6813 .
Email: delandhouse@msn.com
                 Position Available
                  Director of Operations


​Applications accepted through April 20, 2019. Click here for job description & application process.