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The Museum features exhibits beginning with the foundation of Lake Wales in 1911 as well as the formation of the city, industry, places of interest and the developments in the 19th century that led to the settlement of the area.

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Upcoming Events

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Buy tickets for the Beers with Pioneers Craft Beer and Food Tasting


"Truth is Stranger than...." Non-Fiction Book Club

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Please join us for a round-table discussion of the best non-fiction books! The book club meets every fourth Wednesday of the Month @ the Lake Wales Museum from noon to 1pm. The book line-up is below:

January: The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu: And Their Race to Save The World’s Most Precious Manuscripts 

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March: Avenue of Spies: A True Story of Terror, Espionage and One American Family’s Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris

April: The Devil in the White City: A Saga of Magic and Murder at the Fair that Changed America