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Take the Family to Get in Touch With Our Past at the Lake Mary Historical Museum

Visitor's Guide

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In 1926, a former circus performer and son of a well-loved Lake Mary doctor constructed a building in town to serve as a meeting place for his community of fellow Spanish American war veterans. His name was Frank Evans – one of Lake Mary’s most prominent historical figures – and that building still stands today, now home to the Lake...

Little Wars at the Museum of Seminole County History

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In 1913 H.G. Wells published his rules for a game of toy soldiers: "You only have to play Little Wars three or four times to realize just what a blundering thing Great War must be." The Museum of Seminole County History invites you to don your Generals' stars, your best steampunk attire, and join us for Little Wars in the...

Seminole War Encampment

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Our annual event honoring the skirmish near Lake Monroe in February of 1837, during the Second Seminole War. We will host a living history encampment at the Museum of Seminole County History. Join us for musket firing demonstrations and hard-bread taste-testing.