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Orange County Regional History Center

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65 E Central Blvd
Orlando, FL 32801 United States

January 2021

Orange County Heritage Day: Becoming Florida

January 23 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Orange County Regional History Center, 65 E Central Blvd
Orlando, FL 32801 United States
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FREE

On January 23, the History Center continues its annual tradition of celebrating our county’s official beginnings with free admission and fun activities for the whole family, adding a special theme for 2021: “Becoming Florida.” This year we’ll honor our county’s 176th birthday, hailing the January day in 1845 when the Florida Legislature had the good sense to name what had been Mosquito County after a beautiful citrus fruit instead of a pesky insect. We have even more heritage to celebrate…

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Orange County Heritage Day: Becoming Florida

January 23 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Orange County Regional History Center, 65 E Central Blvd
Orlando, FL 32801 United States
+ Google Map
FREE

On January 23, the History Center continues its annual tradition of celebrating our county’s official beginnings with free admission and fun activities for the whole family, adding a special theme for 2021: “Becoming Florida.” This year we’ll honor our county’s 176th birthday, hailing the January day in 1845 when the Florida Legislature had the good sense to name what had been Mosquito County after a beautiful citrus fruit instead of a pesky insect. We have even more heritage to celebrate…

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