USD

Winter Park Orlando

Historic Town in northern Orlando

The upscale village of Winter Park is full of historical and top cultural attractions just north of downtown Orlando. From a nine-hole golf course, sophisticated shopping boutiques, to fancy restaurants and Florida's first college, there are so many things to do in Winter Park Orlando. You can visit this quaint area in the day for a spot of lunch and shopping but most people choose to come in the evening, when the main street is lovingly lit up and a pleasant vibe sees many couples out for a stroll after dinner and drinks.

The historic neighborhood was developed in the late 19th century and much of this architecture still remains, such as Rollin's College, the first four-year college in the state of Florida. Winter Park is also famous for its cultural festivals, including the Sidewalk Art Festival, which has taken place annually in the area for over 50 years. The festival features some of world's best artists and is one of the oldest and largest outdoor art festivals in the US. The village also has a nine-hole golf course, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Walk along Park Avenue and you will come across plenty of other cultural hotspots, including the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum and the Cornell Fine Arts Museum. Parking on the streets of Winter Park can be a little bit difficult at weekends, it's best to park at the Park Place Garage or at the free all day parking lot on New York Avenue.

Read More

Winter Park

  • Location: Winter Park, Orlando, FL 37292, USA
Hide Map Show Map
Rate This Place: ( votes)

Tours You May Like

Related Pages

10 Best Things to Do in Orlando

Visiting Orlando? Then it’s more than likely you’ll hit up at least one theme park; we’ve found the city’s very best, as Read More...

The Orange County Regional History Center

The Orange County Regional History Center

Visit the Orange County Regional History Center for an insight into Florida's rich heritage with a range of exhibits and Read More...

10 Best Hotel Discounts in Orlando

This Orlando hotel discounts section is updated daily so you can be sure that theses prices are live! Read More...

Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament

Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament

Take a step back in time when you step inside Medieval Times Dinner and Tournament, the ultimate show of knights and Read More...

Mardi Gras Orlando

Mardi Gras Orlando

Every spring, Universal Studios Orlando comes alive to celebrate Mardi Gras – a family-friendly New Orleans street party Read More...

6 Amazing Hotels Literally Inside Orlando Theme Parks

The theme parks of Orlando are like small cities in their own right, with countless rides and attractions and enough to Read More...

Hotels.com

Talk to us!

Help us keep this site up-to-date by sending us your comments:


Loading...