Orange County Regional History Center, The

Orange County Regional History Center, The

Located in the heart of downtown Orlando, the History Center offers four floors of dynamic permanent exhibits exploring 12,000 years of Central Florida history. The smart, surprising fun continues with limited-run and nationally-run traveling exhibitions scheduled throughout the year.


Outreach Program: History on the Go Workshop


Program Description

History on the Go Workshops send museum staff to your classroom for a live lesson and accompanying activities. Workshop highlights include the integration of hands-on STEM challenges and the use of museum replicas, games, and art as mediums for teaching history.

Available workshop themes:

Florida's Indigenous People: Learn about the culture and traditions of the Timucua and the Seminoles, as well


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Program Detail

Program type: In-School Workshops & Classes
Artistic Discipline: Multi-discipline
Cultural Origin: Multicultural
Subject: History, Language Arts, Science, Social Studies
Population Served Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8
Bilingual: No
Available dates:


August 28, 2023 - May 17, 2024

Available times:

As requested. Depending on the number of classes, may require multiple dates.

Length of :Program 1 hour per session
Space / technical requirements:

Students will be divided into 4 even groups and will rotate through stations. Classrooms will need 4 tables set-up with 4-5 chairs per station or 4 clear areas on the floor.

Fees / Ticketing:

$150 per class

Orange County Public Schools are eligible to receive funding through the United Arts of Central Florida. For more information regarding grant funding, contact Courtney Burns at 407-836-8533 or




Orange County Public Schools


Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Provide Lesson Plans: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Instructors receive annual professional development training: Yes
Provides scholarship and reduced fees: Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes
Standards are customized for every classroom visit: Yes