Museum Celebrates Busy Year
Visitors up 37 Percent in 2018
Last updated 3/6/2019 at 11:59am
It still surprises Jennifer D'Hollander when people drop by the Lake Wales Museum for the first time and say they didn't realize it was there. The restored railroad Depot has been offering visitors a glimpse into Central Florida's past for more than 40 years.
Museum Director D'Hollander and her staff are working diligently to promote the facility, its exhibits and programs. Their hard work paid off in 2018, when they hosted 6,577 visitors, a 37 percent increase over 2017.
D'Hollander invited about 50 people at a director's luncheon March 5 to thank volunteers, tout the past year's accompl...