Museums and Galleries

This page lists museums and galleries with family friendly exhibits in the Orlando, Florida area.
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Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Garden

The Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Garden in Winter Park, Florida is dedicated to preserving the works of Czech sculptor Albin Polasek, celebratin ...

Free: Yes
Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
633 Osceola Avenue, Winter Park, FL, 32789
Apopka Historical Society and Museum of the Apopkans

It contains exhibits depicting the history of Apopka and Northwest Orange County and is run by the Apopka Historical Society. The museum is full of ar ...

Free: Yes
Area: Northwest (Apopka/Ocoee/Winter Garden)
122 E. Fifth St., Apopka, FL, 32703
Carpentry Shop Museum

Let your imagination wander back in time to the late 19th century, when proud craftsmen built homes from native woods using only hand tools. The Water ...

Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
820 Lake Lily Drive, Maitland, FL, 32751
Central Florida Railroad Museum

The museum holds a large collection of dining car china and silverware, a 1938 Fairmont motor car, a velocipede hand car and the former Clinchfield Ra ...

Free: Yes
Area: Northwest (Apopka/Ocoee/Winter Garden)
101 South Boyd Street, Winter Garden, FL, 34787
Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art

Offering free admission for children 12 and under. The Morse Museum houses the world’s most comprehensive collection of works by Louis Comfort Tiff ...

Free: Yes
Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
445 N. Park Ave., Winter Park, FL, 32789
Chocolate Kingdom, The Factory Adventure Tour

Chocolate Kingdom, the Factory Adventure Tour, is an interactive journey that uncovers how chocolate transforms from the bean into the creamy, dreamy ...

Area: Southwest (Gotha/Windermere/Dr. Phillips/Lake Buena Vista/theme park area), Northern Osceola (Kissimmee/St. Cloud/Celebration)
Multiple Locations
CityArts Factory

CityArts Factory is Downtown’s largest collective of art galleries which showcases an infusion of local and international works of art, rotated on a m ...

Free: Yes
Area: Downtown Orlando
29 South Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL, 32801
Cornell Fine Arts Museum

Education is the cornerstone of the mission of the Cornell Fine Arts Museum, the only campus art museum in the greater Orlando area. The dynamic combi ...

Free: Yes
Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park, FL, 32789
Fort Christmas Historical Park and Museum

The park includes a replica of a fort built in 1837 during the Second Seminole Indian War; a traditional Florida "Cracker" house and eight pioneer hom ...

Free: Yes
Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
1300 Fort Christmas Rd., Christmas, FL, 32709
Hannibal Square Heritage Center

The Heritage Center hosts the award-winning Heritage Collection: Photographs and Oral Histories of West Winter Park, a permanent, museum-quality exhib ...

Free: Yes
Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
642 W New England Ave., Winter Park, FL, 32789
Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Central Florida

The Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida is an organization dedicated to combating anti-Semitism, racism and prejudice with the ...

Free: Yes
Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
851 N. Maitland Ave., Maitland, FL, 32751
Holy Land Experience

The Holy Land Experience is a living, biblical museum and park that brings the world of the Bible to life! It combines the sights and sounds of the bi ...

Area: Southwest (Gotha/Windermere/Dr. Phillips/Lake Buena Vista/theme park area)
4655 Vineland Road, Orlando, FL, 32811
Larry E. Smedley National Vietnam War Museum

The purpose of this Museum is to organize, foster and perpetuate a medium for information and education. Through our impressive collection of artifac ...

Free: Yes
Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
3400 N.Tanner Rd., Orlando, FL, 32826
Leu House Museum

The Leu House Museum is a restored 19th century home listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Four families owned the property before it op ...

Area: Downtown Orlando
1920 North Forest Avenue, Orlando, FL, 32803
Madame Tussauds Orlando

Get ready to photograph and pose with your favorite A-listers, challenge sports legends, hop on stage with international pop icons and Florida icons! ...

Area: Southwest (Gotha/Windermere/Dr. Phillips/Lake Buena Vista/theme park area)
8387 International Dr., Orlando, FL, 32819
Maitland Art Center

The Maitland Art Center was founded as an art colony in 1937 by visionary American artist and architect, André Smith (1880-1959). This tradition conti ...

Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
231 W. Packwood Ave., Maitland, FL, 32751
Maitland Historical Museum

The Maitland Historical Museum offers the permanent exhibition, Legacies: Creativity and Innovation, along with changing exhibitions in its front gall ...

Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
231 Packwood Avenue, Maitland, FL, 32751
Mennello Museum of American Art

The Mennello Museum of American Art endeavors to preserve, exhibit, and interpret the Museum’s outstanding permanent collection of paintings by Earl C ...

Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
900 East Princeton Street, Orlando, FL, 32803
Museum of Military History

Our mission at The Museum of Military History is to educate, increase awareness, build knowledge and understanding of the American military experience ...

Area: Northern Osceola (Kissimmee/St. Cloud/Celebration)
5210 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy., Kissimmee, FL, 34746
Orange County Regional History Center

Located in the heart of downtown Orlando, the History Center offers four floors of dynamic permanent exhibits exploring 12,000 years of Central Florid ...

Area: Downtown Orlando
65 East Central Blvd., Orlando, FL, 32801
Orlando Fire Museum

Local fire department history exhibits are the draw at this 1926 firehouse, open Friday-Saturday. Among the Museum's fire fighting collections are ...

Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
814 E. Rollins St., Orlando, FL, 32803
Orlando Museum of Art

Family-friendly guides available at the Museum help you understand what you're seeing when visiting various collections. On select Fridays to embark ...

Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
2416 North Mills Ave., Orlando, FL
Orlando Science Center

For over fifty years, the Orlando Science Center has been a place that inspires curiosity and exploration. Truly one of the great activities for Orlan ...

Area: Northeast (Winter Park/Maitland/UCF/Waterford Lakes/ Christmas)
777 E. Princeton Street, Orlando, FL, 32803
Osceola Arts

Osceola Arts offers monthly art exhibits, classes and workshops and partners with the Kissimmee Mainstreet Program and City of Kissimmee to present an ...

Area: Northern Osceola (Kissimmee/St. Cloud/Celebration)
2411 E. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy., Kissimmee, FL, 34744
Ripley's Believe It or Not!

Experience one amazingly unique attraction. Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium in Orlando, Florida. Our 10,000 sq ft location actually looks like ...

Area: Southwest (Gotha/Windermere/Dr. Phillips/Lake Buena Vista/theme park area)
8201 International Drive, Orlando, FL, 32819