June 21st – Art in the Archives Paint Night

Join us for an art in the archives Tin Can Tourism themed paint night on June 21st from 5:30PM – 8:00PM. Take a private, after hours tour of the Osceola County History Museum and ALL NEW Tin Can Tourism themed temporary exhibit. Art supplies, snacks and sips will be provided.

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Tin Can Tourism Exhibit Opening Reception

This exhibit opening is FREE to the general public and Osceola County Historical Society Members. Cocktails, appetizers will be provided on May 3, 2017 from 5:30PM – 7:30PM at the Tin Can Tourism Exhibit Opening Reception

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Tin Can Tourism Exhibit

Explore the tin can tourist and he history of tourism in central Florida.

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Artifact Spotlight: European Glass Trade Beads

In the last weeks of Florida Archaeology Month, let’s talk beads. Beads are an important part of Native American cultures. The size, shape, color, and material of beads denotes status in many native cultures. Early beads found in Florida and the greater Eastern coastal region were made from clay, bone and shell.

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Stepping in Time to the Music

Toe tapping and finger snapping aren’t usually something you’d do at an exhibit opening, unless that opening is about music, or in our case, the bands of Osceola County. At the opening reception we welcomed former band director, Larry O’Grady, who spoke about his days at Denn John and Osceola High School. The reception guests were also treated to a performance by a few of the members of OHS drum line

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