Robert M Conrad Educational & Research Center

137 W Michigan Ave. DeLand, Florida

Open Tuesday - Saturday   noon to 4 pm

Researchers are encouraged to call for an appointment


Burgess Pavilion & DeLand Memorial Hospital Exhibits

230 N. Stone Street DeLand, Florida

Open Monday-Friday 10:30 am - 2:30 pm


Face masks and safe physical distance are encouraged.


DeLand House Museum

The Museum is closed for restoration, refurbishing and

re-interpretation. All tours are suspended until completion

of the project, anticipated in 2022. 

       

Walking tours of DeLand's National Historic Districts

available October - May

Phone: 386-740-6813

Email: info@westvolusiahistoricalsociety.org

Coming Events

DeLand House Museum is temporarily closed for restoration, refurbishing and re-interpretation.

Tuesday, August 19, 2022

Local History Talk 6 pm. Dr. Marvin Dunn, PhD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychology, Florida International University, Miami, FL, will share perspectives and memories of his intriguing and rewarding life 

Friday/Saturday, October 7/8, 2022

Historic Cemetery Walk  Oakdale Cemetery 

Christmas in Bloom - Holiday Boutique  

Tour of Historic Homes 

Saturday, November 26, 2022

Saturday/Sunday, December 10/11, 2022

experiences, including the founding of the Dade County, FL Dr. Marvin Dunn Academy for Community Education - a model for other communities. Dr. Dunn was born in DeLand and spent part of his youth here before going on to Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA on a full tuition scholarship following his junior year in 

high school. Dr. Dunn served as an officer in the U.S. Navy and earned his PhD from University of Tennessee. This program is hosted by Greater Union First Baptist Church located at 240 S. Clara Avenue in DeLand (northwest corner of S. Clara and W. Voorhis Avenues).  Free and open to the public.