Art With Heart: Discover Orlando North’s
Down-to-earth Art Scene

Orlando North, Seminole County has the kind of quaint, real-Florida culture that complements our many natural wonders.

Whether it’s the lovely, walkable historic districts of Sanford and Longwood, an array of intimate museums and galleries, our abundance of free public art, or live shows at Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center. Seminole County offers the kind of genuine, down-to-earth arts and culture that fits our unhurried, uncrowded vibe. And if you’re looking for even more experiences, there's a plethora of arts institutions in Orlando and other nearby cities.

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Indoors or outdoors, arts and culture are all around you in Orlando North. You’ll discover charming history museums, unique galleries, outdoor sculptures, art walks and more. Enjoy our offerings knowing that you’ll avoid steep admission prices and long lines — and visiting them won’t take all day.

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Lake Mary Museum

Lake Mary Museum

158 N Country Club Rd
Lake Mary, Florida 32746-3238

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TripAdvisor rating for Lake Mary Museum 19 Reviews

Longwood Historic District

Longwood Historic District


Longwood, Florida

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TripAdvisor rating for Longwood Historic District 12 Reviews

Maitland Art Center

Maitland Art Center

The Maitland Art Center was founded as an art colony (called the Research Studio) in 1938 by visionary American artist and architect André Smith (1880-1959).

231 W Packwood Ave
Maitland, Florida 32751-5596

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TripAdvisor rating for Maitland Art Center 30 Reviews

Mennello Museum of American Art

Mennello Museum of American Art

900 E Princeton St
Orlando, Florida 32803-1437

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TripAdvisor rating for Mennello Museum of American Art 63 Reviews

Orlando Museum of Art

Orlando Museum of Art

This recently renovated museum displays a fine rotating collection of American, pre-Colombian and African art.

2416 N Mills Ave
Orlando, Florida 32803-1483

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TripAdvisor rating for Orlando Museum of Art 184 Reviews

Orlando Science Center

Orlando Science Center

For more than 60 years, Orlando Science Center has been a place that inspires curiosity and exploration. Truly one of the great activities for Orlando families, the Science Center encourages learning in a fun way. There's no better place that combines fun and knowledge all under one roof! For visitors from out of town, Orlando Science Center is a must for your "things to do in Orlando" list. With four floors of exciting exhibits, amazing giant screen and 3-D films as well as engaging live programming, the Science Center is the perfect family destination. We're also the ideal rainy day escape!

777 E Princeton St
Orlando, Florida 32803-1291

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TripAdvisor rating for Orlando Science Center 828 Reviews