Lake Wales History Bus Tour

Feb 05, 2022, Mar 05, 2022, Apr 02, 2022, May 07, 2022,

10:00 am

The monthly tour takes you on a trip through old Lake Wales. Get insights into how Florida developed.

Lake Wales History Bus Tour – Monthly

Join the Lake Wales History Museum for a tour through old Florida history, driving through the heart of downtown Lake Wales and beyond, stopping at historic buildings such as the Rhodesbilt Arcade, the old Lake Wales State Bank, Dixie Walesbilt Hotel, Bullard Building, Lake Wales Arts Center and more!

Along the way, participants will learn about the historic district, buildings and lakes of Lake Wales. Enjoy an air-conditioned ride on the History Bus! Guests will gather at the Lake Wales History Museum before boarding at 9:45 AM. Seating is limited. Advance registration and payment is required.

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