If you’re visiting Winter Park, you’ll no doubt want to shop at the unique boutiques, grab a glass of wine at one of the cafes and take a stroll around Central Park, but don’t miss Arts & Culture opportunities in Winter Park. This small city is home to world-class museums, upscale boutiques and shopping, fine-dining restaurants, sidewalk cafes, and luxury accommodations, all with the feel of a European village – it’s a world away from the crowded theme parks. Here are just a few for you to consider.
The Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens
The Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens celebrates the life and art of internationally acclaimed Czech sculptor Albin Polasek. Be inspired by touring his home, galleries and sculpture gardens. Stop by 633 Osceola Avenue for a tour and a getaway from the attractions.
The Alfond Inn
Art provides the canvas at The Alfond Inn at Rollins College, designed as the imaginative extension of the Cornell Fine Arts Museum. Eye-opening and provocative, the art is integral, whether you’re staying in the inn’s luxury suites, dining at the award-winning Hamilton’s Kitchen or sipping cocktails in the captivating lounge. Located at 300 E. New England Avenue, the Alfond Inn is a unique destination within a quaint, quiet town.
Bach Festival Society of Winter Park
Try to plan your trip around a Bach Festival Society of Winter Park performance. You won’t be disappointed. This is the third-oldest continuously operating Bach Festival in the United States. The Choir and the Orchestra are world-class and worth a trip to Winter Park on their own. You can see a list of their events HERE to plan your trip.
The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
The Morse Museum houses the most comprehensive collection of Louis Comfort Tiffany works in the world. From his iconic Tiffany glass to the Tiffany Chapel, the museum experience is breathtaking and awe-inspiring. Set aside plenty of time to take it all in. Located at 445 N. Park Ave, enjoy a stroll down the avenue before enjoying the beauty inside.
With so much beauty, so many delicious restaurants, be sure you don’t miss Arts & Culture opportunities in Winter Park. Start with the few and if you love what you see, there’s so much more! We have a top 10 list for you to keep the exploration going!