Exploring the Best Museums and Historic Sites of Lake Wales
Lake Wales, Florida, is a city rich in history and culture. From its founding over a century ago to today, Lake Wales has seen many changes and developments shaping its unique character. As a visitor to this charming city, staying in a spacious RV site or a cozy cottage at the luxurious Resort at Canopy Oaks provides an ideal base for exploring its rich cultural heritage, including these museums and historic sites.
What to Experience at Museums and Historic Sites in Lake Wales
Bok Tower Gardens
Stroll through the beautiful gardens and learn about the history of the stunning 205-foot tower and its construction.
Lake Wales History Museum
Go on a self-guided tour and browse artifacts and displays related to the city’s past, including items like the citrus industry, the railway, and local Native American tribes.
Other Cultural Attractions
In addition to the museums and historic sites, Lake Wales also has a thriving arts and culture scene. Here are a few other cultural attractions that are worth visiting:
Lake Wales Arts Center
Enjoy a variety of concerts, art exhibitions, and theater productions throughout the year.
Lake Wales Little Theatre
Make it a date night and get your tickets for a play, musical, live concert, or comedy show at one of the oldest playhouses in Florida.
Discover the Cultural Treasures of Lake Wales from Resort at Canopy Oaks
Lake Wales is a city overflowing with rich history and culture with its numerous museums and historic sites. Whether you’re a history buff, an arts and culture aficionado, or simply seeking a unique travel experience, Lake Wales is an ideal destination. Make Resort at Canopy Oaks, with its ample 5-star amenities, your preferred home base and immerse yourself in this city’s cultural treasures.