Around the county

Explore the history in Polk County from the comfort of your home computer!  Zoom & Vroom is a virtual program that provides registrants with the tools to create immersive learning experiences for the entire family. Each digital session features:

  • A virtual history lesson with question and answer opportunities on a variety of topics
  • A routed half to full day driving tour that guides you from one historic location to the next
  • Interactive activities designed for all ages
  • Thematic activities including crafts and recipes
  • Suggested book readings to extend the learning experience

The 2022 schedule is coming soon. In the meantime, check out the past sessions and find out what makes Polk County history and heritage special! 

Fox 13 News visits the History Center

Charley Belcher of Fox 13’s Good Day Tampa Bay made a visit to the Polk County History Center. Check out the video here Fox13 Good Day Tampa Bay.