Front Parlor of DeLand House
The neighborhood surrounding the West Volusia Historical Society Complex is rich in history and filled with architectural gems.
Learn about our dynamic and historic Old Northwest DeLand neighborhood in a one-hour walking tour led by experienced WVHS docents. The tour follows a beautiful pathway on West Michigan, West Minnesota, and North Clara avenues, North Woodland Boulevard and part of the Stetson University Campus.
You’ll hear stories about interesting characters, the houses they lived in and the buildings where they worked, including:
Learn to identify a variety of architectural styles, from frame vernacular farmhouses built at the end of the 1800s, to Colonial Revival homes built in the early 1900's and Spanish Revival and Italian Renaissance Revival of the 1920's -- all in this compact neighborhood.
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Saturday, December 5, 2020
Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Saturday, December 19, 2020
Reservations required at least 24 hours in advance. Call 386-740-6813 to reserve your tour.
Space is limited to assure appropriate wellness precautions. Two separate groups are allowed on each tour with a maximum of six people.
$3 for WVHS members
$5 for non-members