Victory Florida at Polk County History Center

Nov 14, 2017 - Feb 15, 2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Polk County History Center presents an exhibit highlighting Polk's vital role in World War II. Both people and places in Polk made outstanding contributions toward the war effort. V-Day, or Victory Day, signaled the end of World War II in 1945. Victory Florida: Honoring Polk County's WWII Contributions honors and celebrates the heroes and heroines of World War II while educating Floridians about the important role our state played on the battlefield and on the home front. 

The exhibit is on display through February 2018. 

The Polk County History Center, in Bartow, is open Tuesday - Saturday. 

You may also be interested in Polk County History CenterHistory Center Architectural Tour or Bartow.

Watch our video about the History Center below.