~ Halifax Historical Museum ~
"Preserving your history everyday!"
252 South Beach Street
(Between Magnolia & Orange Avenues
See museum hours below.)
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Please call & let us know you are coming to the event below!
Halifax Historical Museum
Dan Smith, Special Speaker
Thursday - April 23, 2015 - Doors Open at 5:00 pm
Historian, Author and Fabulous Raconteur,
Dan begins speaking at 5:30 pm!
A bonus screening follows of the HHS Racing Film
An Oral History of Beach Racing in Volusia County,
HHS Members - $8 Non-Members - $10
Children 15 & Under - $5
Wine, Cold Drinks and a light fare will be served.
Thank you to the Florida Humanities Council
who sponsors this event.
See you at the Museum!
New Exhibit - The History of Beach Street,
Daytona Beach, Florida
Exhibit sponsored by
Volusia County Cultural Council,
State of Florida Department of Cultural Affairs,
Brown & Brown Insurance
COME SEE US!
We look forward to seeing you in the museum.
Our website is sponsored by Alternate Image.
We are grateful for their continued support.
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.
CALL 386-255-6976 FOR INFORMATION
The museum's permanent exhibits 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
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. The building is a destination in itself. You don't want to miss it.