The Depot Museum

The Depot MuseumThe Depot Museum.  The Avon Park Historical Society does more than collect, preserve and showcase the history of our area. We take an active role serving as a resource for the community. Our research room in the museum, our Sunday programs, the dining car operation, our upcoming celebration of the pioneers of Avon Park, our about-to-be-released historical video of the early days of Avon Park, all attest to our efforts to serve our community.

Open Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. We are also open the first Saturday of each month, selling beverages, snacks and desserts.

The Depot Museum 
3 N. Museum Avenue
 
Avon Park, FL 33825

(863)-453-3525          Visit our website

Downtown Avon Park

Downtown Avon ParkDowntown Avon Park may just have what you are looking for.  Whether you are looking for things to do, places to eat, shop or any services you may need DowntownAvonPark.com has it all. The city of the “mile long Mall”.

Simply click on a category for a list of businesses, hours and information. If something on the right column strikes your interest be sure to click on it for an article, hours of operations, images and a link to their website.

We want to save you time and money so make sure you check out our coupon sections. Don’t worry about the need to print the coupons you can just use your smart phone to show the coupon to most businesses for the discount.

Visit Downtown Avon Park

Sebring Races

The 12 Hours of Sebring held in March of each year at the Sebring Regional Airport (sebringairport.com).  The airport is located east of the city.  This picture was taken at the start of the race in 2005.  For more pictures goto sebringraces.com.

Avon Park Air Force Range

The Range is home to the Avon Park Air Force Auxiliary Field.  The airport was originally a civil airport which was taken over during WW II by the government as a training base.

The main runway is 8,000 feet long with an operational control tower and hangar facilities.

Avon Park Air Force Range is 106,000 acres with about eighty percent of this land is open to the public for recreation and hunting.

The Range is located east of downtown Avon Park Florida.

 

Lake Verona

Lake Verona

Lake Verona is located at the east side of the city of Avon Park Florida.

The lake is 41 acres in total and drop off quickly to a depth of around eighty feet.

The city park “Donaldson Park” host the annual july 4th fireworks show.

The lake is bordered by a steep hill on the east side and from there is a magnificent view of Downtown Avon Park.

Lake Verona

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