The museum is the retirement home of 2004 Florida Artists Hall of Fame inductee Albin Polasek, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is one of only 30 members of the National Trust’s Historic Artists’ Homes and Studios. MISSION STATEMENT: To promote the legacy of internationally known sculptor, Albin Polasek N.A., and to encourage study, appreciation and the furtherance of representational art.
The Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Garden in Winter Park, Florida is dedicated to preserving the works of Czech sculptor Albin Polasek, celebrating representational art and exhibiting regional and international artists. The museum holds a fine art collection focusing primarily on American representational sculpture, with over 200 works by Albin Polasek. This Florida museum also offers guided tours of the historic Polasek residence and chapel, an outdoor sculpture garden and a gift shop. The museum gallery has changing exhibitions of a variety of media (paintings, photography and sculptures) throughout the year by local, national and international artists. The Polasek is a living museum, with outdoor gardens dating to 1949.
The museum is free for children 12 and under.
Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
633 Osceola Avenue, Winter Park, FL, 32789