Welcome to the Citrus County Historical Society!
Gala Opening - New Permanent Exhibition and Concert- Come for the evening!
Come take part in the Grand Opening Gala of our newest permanent exhibition on Thursday, June 21st from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.! This new exhibit, titled Citrus County History, from 1887 to Present, delves even deeper into the fascinating history of Citrus County. It presents a detailed account of early pioneer life on the open Florida frontier and tells the story of how Citrus County got its name. As you walk through the gallery learn how the rising economy and early industries of the area had an impact on what our county is like today. The exhibit includes exhilarating and surprising stories from Citrus County’s past, from what life was like during war times to the famous visit from Elvis in the 1960s. Continue your stay in support of the museum and exhibitions by attending the first summer concert. As part of the concert appetizers will be served from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. The Beatles Tribute show 7-9:00 p.m., tickets $25/per person and can be purchased by calling 352.341-6428, or going on line at https://cchistoricalsocietyshop.com/, or at the door the evening of the event.
Music at the Museum Concert Series brings incredible performers from across the United States
Summer Music at the Museum Concert Series
One of Citrus County’s best-kept secrets is the outstanding music that is offered in the gorgeous setting of the Old Courthouse Heritage Museum.
August 16, 2018 - The Elvis tribute show will be performed by Peter Alden and the Corvairs!!
Inverness….Florida, a new exhibition is now opened in the John Murray Davis rotating exhibition gallery area -- The Spanish Conquistador in Florida
Check out the below links for fun, interesting, and educational events and activities!
discovercrystalriverfl.com - And the surrounding communities of Homosassa, Inverness and Floral City
NatureCoaster.com - What's happening now in Citrus, Hernando and Pasco counties.
Citrus County Historical Society
The Citrus County Historical Society, Inc. (CCHS, INC.) was originally formed in 1963, and incorporated in 1979. Operating as a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, it accepts tax-deductible donation in the active pursuit to "preserve and further the knowledge of the history and pre-history of Citrus County and nearby areas."
Since 1985, the Citrus County Historical Society has been located in The Old 1912 County Courthouse, located at 1 Courthouse Square, Inverness, Florida. The historic Courthouse was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.Call (352) 341-6428 to order historic photographs for your home, office or business. Please consider becoming a member and volunteering with one of our many programs, events or councils.