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Hannibal Square Heritage Center

642 W New England Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789-4134
+1 407-539-2680
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Nice exhibit! Very nice people there to talk to about it.

Da wife and I were in town for the Sidewalk Art Exhibit (Go if you get a chance! It’s a great... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
Columbus, Oh
Totally Beautiful!

This museum is definitely breathtaking! Our family visited this center as a part of our family... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
KaLena B
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642 W New England Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789-4134
+1 407-539-2680
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

Da wife and I were in town for the Sidewalk Art Exhibit (Go if you get a chance! It’s a great show!). We wandered up to Hannibal Square from downtown Winter Park to look around. We loved a park called Shady Park. From there, looking...More

Thank UsuallyNotGrumpy
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This museum is definitely breathtaking! Our family visited this center as a part of our family vacation, education for our teens and also for one of our teens to do a school project/essay. Our tour guide (Cyria), was so very kind and knowledgeable. We learned...More

Thank KaLena B
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This is a unique small photographic museum focusing on the culture of Winter Park's Hannibal Square neighborhood, a historically all-black neighborhood located near downtown Winter Park. The museum contains a time line of the history of the Hannibal Square area from post-Reconstruction era through the...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 29 February 2016

This was suggested by my cousin who lives in Florida and is not normally frequented by tourists. I found the photos of the inhabitants of the area very interesting.

Thank Anita s
Reviewed 2 January 2016

The museum showcases the significant history of the local African-American population and provides a good context for how Winter Park became what it is today.

Thank Les L
Reviewed 21 March 2015

They have several nice exhibits about the local community and its history. The time line gives a great overview of the history of Hannibal Square, one of the first communities where African Americans could buy and own property. Currently they have a large photo exhibit...More

2  Thank partygirlhe
Reviewed 29 January 2015 via mobile

Interesting display depicting stories from the lives of local African-American identities from 1880s through to present. Very welcoming and informative curator/manager Syria. Nearby Shady Park great for a picnic, or check out one of several upmarket eateries on New England Avenue.

3  Thank Catherinetas
Reviewed 29 December 2014

Beautiful artwork and numerous pieces by local artist. Well worth the visit. It is located right across from the Winter Park Community Center. Something for everyone.

2  Thank lilmoeco2002
Reviewed 28 November 2014

To step into this community and begin the process of going back in time as you begin to read of its History. The unfamiliarity of the experience begin to sooth you. For a person of African descent this was like that beauty of that explorer...More

2  Thank Dwayne M
Reviewed 22 July 2014

again a nice place to chill out - if you are fed up with all the orlando resorts etc come here for a relaxing time out

1  Thank howie999
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
Winter Park is contiguous to Orlando on the north. I had a 20 minute commute to downtown Orlando from Winter Park using city streets.