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The Orange County Regional History Center

65 E Central Blvd, Orlando, FL 32801-2401
+1 407-836-8500
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This was a nice walk through the history of Florida. There's a lot of reading to do if you really... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
via mobile
One of my favorite spots downtown

I love this place. It is located in the old courthouse, and houses changing exhibits (I saw one on... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
Orlando, Florida
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65 E Central Blvd, Orlando, FL 32801-2401
Central Business District
+1 407-836-8500
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This was a nice walk through the history of Florida. There's a lot of reading to do if you really want to gain an understanding of the exhibits. The courtroom was amazing, and in my opinion the best part of the museum. There are 4...More

Thank DaisyBingo
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I love this place. It is located in the old courthouse, and houses changing exhibits (I saw one on Gone With The Wind, and another year, they held a different exhibit every season on Universal Studios Florida), along with exhibits on the history or Orlando...More

1  Thank kimlovesfl
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Wanted to find out about real Florida this is a great Museum to visit there are four levels and each level has different aspects about the history of Florida

Thank Giovanni A
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This is a super spot to learn about central florida history. Lots of exhibits in a beautiful building. Some are interactive. Really nice.

Thank DisneyTraveler21
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I've been here once before, and I'm always pleased by the amount of detail put into the exhibits. If you're a FL native, you'll learn a great deal about the state. If you're a visitor, you'll be entertained by the NASA and Disney exhibits. There's...More

Thank lisa b
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My husband and I visited this museum on a warm weekday in July. It was a perfect way to get out of the heat for a bit and learn about Florida's history. We were thoroughly impressed with this relatively small museum. We were offered FREE...More

Thank Jerseygirl46772
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

From the Indian to Spanish then American fought the weather insects and diseases they stayed and built Florida a population of farmers and cattlemen to escape the cold winters.

Thank kathyflorida69
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This museum is the history of Orlando. Have kids? Young or Old? Perfect place to visit as it's exhibits are interactive. Love the way they tell the story. Plus, it's affordable.

1  Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 23 May 2016

A perfect dash of salt to counter overly sweet Disney World/International Drive Orlando. Displays an authentic side Florida and an Orlando before Disney World which visitors today probably have no idea ever existed. However, recommended only for those who appreciate museums and history - others...More

1  Thank ciscokid23
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Being a Florida native it was great to see what made Florida what it is today. Low key and can be seen for in a couple of hours. Great for an afternoon to get out of the heat in the summertime. School group was present...More

1  Thank jkel37
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Mercedez W
How much does it cost for admission?
24 February 2017|
Response from BudgetButSafe | Reviewed this property |
Anywhere from $8 to free - they have a ton of discounts. Check their rates online by googling orange county regional history center admission
In case my previous attempt at asking a question did not go through. Do you have any examples of early Spanish muskets circa 1560-1750, particularly with a Mikolet lock? Thanks Doug
10 February 2017|
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Response from kimlovesfl | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do, but not sure.
Jennifer R
Hi guys is there a wall that is written on it " Before I die I want to be _________. If so where is it located?
24 September 2016|
Response from spanishtn | Reviewed this property |
Did not see that.