Lake Wales History Museum

325 S. Scenic HWY , Lake Wales, FL 33853 - United States

863-676-1759

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living legacy, the Lake Wales History Museum unites our community through the powerful history that shaped Lake Wales, Florida. The Lake Wales History Museum preserves and shares our community’s proud heritage, inspiring deeper connections to the city and encouraging our ability to contribute to its story.

Mission
The mission of the Lake Wales History Museum is to collect, preserve and share the heritage of Lake Wales.

Core Values
THE LAKE WALES HISTORY MUSEUM STRIVES TO...
> Honor & Preserve Authentic History
> Be Inclusive and Diverse
> Have Integrity & Transparency
> Be Honest, Fair and Collaborative with the Community
> Practice Museum Excellence

Exhibits

We will have a special exhibit titled "Infamy" that will discuss the Bombing of Pearl Harbor through photographs. The exhibit is on loan from the National World War II Museum in New Orleans.

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