Welcome to the
Lake Wales History Museum
We provide educational opportunities that connect all ages to local history, and we are the repository of almost 20,000 objects, documents, photos, textiles, and books about Lake Wales.
Visit the Museum
Wednesday – Saturday
10am – 5pm
The Lake Wales History Museum will be closed on Saturday, December 25 for Christmas Day, and Saturday, Janaury 1, 2022 for New Year’s Day holidays. We wish our friends, family and community a happy and safe holiday, and are so thankful for your stories, friendship, and support!
The museum hosts Florida authors and historians for regular presentations, downtown walking and bus tours, a monthly non-fiction book club, exhibit receptions, Summer Fun Days for Families, and our annual signature event Pioneer Days Festival.