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Mosaic Peace River Park

This park offers visitors a short walk through shaded areas south of Bartow.

Mosaic Peace River Park is a 460 acre property offers more than 7.5 miles of multi-use trails. Most people walk along a 1 mile boardwalk that meanders through cypress floodplain forest down to the Peace River.

Bird Watching

Mosaic Peace River Park is well known for its diversity of bird species including: limpkins, green-winged and blue-winged teal, hooded merganser, gray catbird, blue-headed vireo, American white pelican, eastern meadowlark, red-tailed hawk, northern harrier, sharp-shinned hawk and swallow-tailed kites.

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Church and US flag at Homeland Heritage Park near Bartow, FL

Homeland Heritage Park

This unique park is home to several original structures from 19th century pioneer life in Florida, including an 1800s farm…

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Polk County History Center

Housed in a 1908 courthouse, this museum showcases the history of Polk County. Galleries rotate exhibits every two months. Includes…

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