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

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, May 18, 2019
Heritage Gardening Workshop: Florida-Friendly Ways to Attract Flying Friends. THIS WORKSHOP IS CANCELLED.  WATCH FOR INFORMATION ABOUT UPCOMING GARDENING WORKSHOPS.

                         ​​​Tuesday, 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.
                          Saturday, May 25, 2019
Afterhours in DeLand's Historic Memorial Hospital and Burgess Pavilion. 7 - 8:30 pm. 230 N Stone Street at W Rich Ave.  Hear the stories of early health care heroes and heroines as told by WVHS re-enactors.  Guided groups begin from the 2nd floor of DeLand Memorial Hospital. Reservations are recommended; call 386-740-6813. Click here to learn more.

​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.
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History Seekers for information about upcoming programs for youth.

​National Preservation Month 
Phone: 386-740-6813 .
Email: delandhouse@msn.com
Did you know there are 7 Endangered Historic Properties in West Volusia County? Check them out here. 
31 ways to celebrate National Preservation Month. Click here.