The Polk County Historical Museum, Bartow

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The Polk County Historical Museum is located at 100 East Main Street, Bartow, Florida. The museum consists of exhibits presenting local and regional history, and is located in the historic Old Polk County Courthouse.
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  • I was really surprised how much history of Florida, USA and the World was found in this Museum. Lots of authentic pieces of history that almost “speak”to you. Very comfortable venue, with lots of spac...  more »
  • My wife and I are recently retired and beginning to enjoy local culture which we were too busy or too tired to enjoy in the past. We visited this museum based on their website claiming that they could...  more »
  • This museum located in the 1908 courthouse is impressive with both permanent and temporary exhibits that cover the rich history of Polk County. The courthouse alone is worth a visit! A genealogy libra...  more »
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  • There's some cool stuff in here. It has several exhibits from various time periods in Polk County. It's supposedly haunted.
  • Probably the best county museum I have seen. Rich with history and great pride. I couldn't be more impressed. Very well worth the time for visitors and locals. I spent 1 1/2 hours in there.
  • You definitely. Want too go if you like history

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