Historic Bus Tour

East DeLand, Lake Helen, Cassadaga 

Reserve your place on one of these tours and find out for yourself some of the reasons this part of Florida has been so appealing to many. 

With knowledgeable West Volusia Historical Society guides, discover the parts of West Volusia most closely associated with Henry Addison DeLand and the dream he made a reality. Leaving from the West Volusia Historical Society Conrad Center Complex aboard an air-conditioned City of DeLand bus, the tour provides views of a bit of East DeLand and then stops in Lake Helen, named for Mr. DeLand's daughter. 

Tour Dates

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Tours depart from the West Volusia Historical Society Conrad Educational & Research Center, 137 W Michigan Avenue, DeLand at 9:15 am and return at approximately 12:00 noon. 

Check in at 9 am.


Advance reservations are required. Call the office - 386-740-6813 - or come by the Conrad Center to reserve your tour.

COST:  $30.00 per person.

A light snack is included in the bus tour bag. Upon return to DeLand, guests are encouraged to have lunch at one of the many charming restaurants in downtown DeLand. 

In Lake Helen, explore the Town Hall and Museum, and then on to the quaint town of Cassadaga. Visit in the Cassadaga Camp Bookstore and hear intriguing stories about the people who founded this spiritualist retreat.