History and Social Studies

Featured History Museums/Exhibits

Madame Tussauds Orlando

Stand next to wax figures of your favorite celebrities, historical figures, and other icons at Madame Tussauds Orlando. Ask about scheduling the Discovery Program for in-depth look at the art and history behind Madame Tussauds. 8387 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819. Tel: 321-209-9651. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Central Florida Railroad Museum

101 South Boyd Street, Winter Garden, FL 34787. 407-656-0559. Established in 1983, located at the Tavares and Gulf Railroad, with a collection of cars, china, and silverware. Features a 1938 Fairmont motor car and a Clinchfield Railroad caboose. Free/Suggested Donation.

Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida

Focuses on the past Holocaust victims with exhibits and films from the tragic period. Exhibits include witness survivors, art work, and memorials. 851 N Maitland Ave., Maitland, FL 32751. Tel: 407-628-0555. Cost: Free/Suggested Donation.

Orlando Fire Museum

Established in 2002, a living history museum with tours of the firehouse. 2416 North Mills Ave., Orlando, FL 32803. Tel: 407-898-3138. Cost: Free.

Winter Garden Heritage Museum

Tour through a collection of Native American artifacts, photographs, and railroad memorabilia. 1 N. Main Street, Winter Garden, FL 34787. Tel: 407-656-5544. Cost: Fee.