Polk County Historical Museum, Bartow

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The Polk County Historical Museum is located at 100 East Main Street, Bartow, Florida. The museum consists of exhibits presenting local and regional history, and is located in the historic Old Polk County Courthouse.
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  • The Polk County History Center is located in the historic 1908 Courthouse located on Main Street in Bartow. I love this trend of turning these historic courthouses into history museums when their...  more »
  • Another great place to visit while in the area if you love history! You can also walk down Main Street, which is so cute! Another fun fact is they says it's haunted. I don't know if that's true...  more »
  • Very informative. Lots of interesting information. I only got to spend an hour. Needed a whole day to take in every floor.
  • Spent several hours here going from room to room reading the history and exploring the rooms.
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