Embark on a journey and unlock the door to the fascinating history of Central Florida as our five-story masterpiece takes visitors back 12,000 years through a series of interactive permanent exhibits, providing hours of fun and entertainment. Among the many permanent exhibits that The History Center has to offer are the following smart, surprising, and fun activities for the whole family to enjoy.
Discover our region's unique flora, fauna, and rock formations, and how Winter Park's famous sinkhole swallowed a city block, some automobiles, and an entire house.
Go back in time and discover Native American Life in pre-European Florida.
See how the arrival of the Spanish changed the lives of Native Americans forever.
Pioneer Cracker Home
Journey back to 19th century living, testing household items such as a butter churn.
Explore 100 years of tourism before Disney.
Cattle and Citrus
Central Florida's first major economic enterprises relied on natural resources.
From the replica World War II B-17 bomber to John Young's trip into space, from Orlando Air Base to Kennedy Space Center, the sky's the limit in Central Florida history.