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"Preserving your history everyday!"

The Halifax Historical Society's
Ninth Annual Champagne Dinner Gala
& Fundraiser
will celebrate the
Society's 65th Anniversary

 The HHS Players present
 pioneer celebrities as special guests!
Saturday - September 27th, 2014
6 pm to 10 pm
$60 per person  ~  Black tie optional.
Please call or come by the museum for tickets.
Bring your family & friends!
This EVENT is sponsored by
Volusia County Cultural Council & the
State of Florida Department of Cultural Affairs 

Current Exhibit  
"We ain't just a beach!" 

The history of manufacturing in
Halifax Country from the 1700s to the present!

What we have and do produce. . . . . .
You'd be surprised! 
July 22, 2014 - November 8, 2014

This exhibit is sponsored by
Volusia County Cultural Council
& the State of Florida Department of Cultural Affairs 

We look forward to seeing you
in the museum.
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Museum Hours:
Tuesday ~ Friday:  10:30 am ~ 4:30 pm
Saturday: 10 am ~ 4:00 pm

$5 Adults, $1 Children 12 & under!
Thursdays - Admission is by donation.
Saturdays - Adults $5 - Children 12 & under are free!

Parking in the Palmetto Avenue Parking lot.
The museum is wheelchair accessible.
About us!
Welcome to the
1910 Merchants Bank Building that houses the
Halifax Historical Museum.
 Our museum displays artifacts
dating back to 2,500 to 5,000 B.C.E.
Our movie, "Daytona Beach Memories",
 covers 130,000 years of our local history.
We ARE the best deal in town.
$5 adults & $1 children 12 and under
for an hour and a half of total fun!

The museum's permanent exhibit
 presents the history of the greater
Daytona Beach area known as Halifax Country
with artifacts dating from 5,000 B.C.E.
  • The local Native Americans, the Timucuans 
  • The Spanish and British colonial eras
  • Early pioneer families
  • Beach/road  auto racing
  • World War I & II
  • Vintage toys & clothing for children in         Grandma's Attic
  • A  20 minutes movie is shown continuously throughout the day covering 130,000 years               of local history!
The Museum offers a research facility with old city directories and documents as well as an extensive photographic and postcard collection.

Housed in the former 1910 Merchants Bank building, the two-story interior walls are graced with hand-painted murals depicting area scenes, and highlighted by Beaux Arts styling of stained glass windows and lighting.

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