Arguably the gem of Central Florida cities,
Winter Park is known for its art and culture, elegant homes, lush landscapes,
fine dining and eclectic shopping. The city is Home to two nationally acclaimed
institutions of higher learning – Rollins College and Full Sail University – as
well as a branch campus of Valencia College. Must see museums include The Albin
Polasek Lasik Museum and Sculpture Gardens, and the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum
of American Art, which houses the world’s most comprehensive collection of
works by Louis Tiffany. Housed at Rollins College, the Bach Festival society of
Winter Park presents performances by Bach Festival choir and orchestra. The
scenic boat tour takes passengers on a relaxing ride through Winter Park chain
of Lakes. Park Avenue is a paradise for shopping and dining and it runs
alongside Central Park, site of the annual Winter Park Art Sidewalk Festival,
which attracts artists from around the world, as well as the smaller Autumn Art
festival, which features Florida artists.
Winter park attracts many families eager to put
down roots in a place that offers a true hometown environment.