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. DeLand Memorial Hospital and Veteran's Museum 230 N. Stone Street DeLand, Florida Open Monday - Friday 12 noon to 4 pm. Phone: 386-740-6813 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
September 18 Local History Talk. The rich heritage of ferneries in West Volusia county. Erik Hagstrom presenting. Free and open to the public. 7 pm. Conrad Center. Details. September 22 Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day. Noon to 4 pm. Free admission at
DeLand House Museum, Memorial Hospital Museum, Elizabeth R. Burgess Building and other participating museums.
October 10 WVHS Historic Bus Tour of DeLand, Lake Helen and Cassadaga, leaving from Conrad Center. Call for reservations. 386-740-6813. See details. October 13 Mid-October Night's Art Auction featuring Florida Artists. Marriott Courtyard, downtown DeLand. Reception 6 pm; Auction 7 pm. Click here for details.
Reopening of exhibits in the Elizabeth R. Burgess Pavilion of DeLand's Hospital Museum. noon - 4 pm. Details. October 26 & 27 Historic Oakdale Cemetery Walk - Learn more about some "Political Powerbrokers" of the 20s and 30s. 7 - 9 pm. Buses leave from the Conrad Center at 20 min. intervals, beginning at 7 pm. Call for reservations 386-740-6813. $10 for WVHS members; $15 for non-members.
Gift Shop Feature of the Month
Coloring History! Coloring booklets featuring Lue Gim Gong - "citrus wizard" and John B. Stetson - benefactor of Stetson University. $1 Details on this Feature.
Click on History Seekers for information about upcoming programs for youth.