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.​

Phone: 386-740-6813   Email: delandhouse@msn.com
                       April 17
​Local History Talk: The Burgess Building Project: 
​Midwives in Early West Volusia and Today
. Learn about the importance of midwives in the early years in Florida and West Volusia, when few, if any trained doctors were available.  ​​7 pm. Conrad Center. Free and open to the public. Details.

                       April 28
Antiques Appraisal Faire.  Bring in your treasures, heirlooms and mysteries.  Our appraisers will help you learn the value of your items. Edward Scott Appraisers.  The Lemon Room, 230 N Stone Street, DeLand, behind the Memorial Hospital and Veterans Museum.  10 am - 2 pm.  $5 one item, $9 two items, $12 three items. Details.

                       May 9
Historic Bus Tour: East DeLand, Lake Helen and Cassadaga. Leaves from Conrad Center at 11 am. $32.50 per person. Includes lunch. Advance reservations are required. RSVP online or call 386-740-6813. Details.

  Gift Shop Feature of the Month

The Volusian - Horatio S. Dexter. Written by John Turner, this book is a fascinating tale about one of the most interesting times in the history of early Florida.  ​​ Click here for more details.
   YOUTH ACTIVITIES
                   Notice to the Membership

​The vote on amendments to the By-Laws​ approved by the Board of Directors is postponed until the May 15 general membership meeting.  Download documents here.