Cadman Family Christmas

Cadman Family Christmas

Cadman Family Christmas The William and Jane Cadman family moved from Hampstead, England, to Narcoossee (located in what is now Osceola County, Florida) in 1888. The family referred to their home, which is on display at Pioneer Village, as “The Bungalow.”  The family brought with them many of their English customs and enjoyed entertaining and celebrating the holidays. A Christmas Eve dinner at The Bungalow […]

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20 Reasons to Visit Pioneer Village

20 Reasons to Visit Pioneer Village

20 Reasons to Visit Pioneer Village in 2020 Earlier this year we started a list of 20 Reasons to Visit Pioneer Village in 2020. Little did we know the COVID pandemic would still be going strong at the close of the year, which meant several of our reasons to visit could not happen this year, such as the annual Pioneer Day in November. But we […]

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Native American Heritage Month

Native American Heritage Month

Living History Day, November 14, 2020 Osceola History will observe Native American Heritage Month during its monthly Living History Day event on November 14, 2020, at Pioneer Village. The event will include a Seminole camp with demonstrations about Native American life, and children can participate in a mini archaeological dig. Pioneer Village at Shingle Creek includes structures called chickees that the Seminoles used for shelter. […]

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Tour Guide Training

Tour Guide Training

Osceola History will host training for volunteer tour guides on Friday, October 16 at Pioneer Village. Volunteers are needed to help lead tours at Pioneer Village and assist with field trips. Guided tours are offered as part of the regular admission to the village. We currently offer tours on Wednesday mornings but would like to expand that to other days of the week, especially on […]

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