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One Hour Airboat Tour
"Get away from the theme parks and get in touch with Florida in its natural habitat! We have daily airboat tours at 9am 10:15am 11:30am 1pm 2:15pm and 3:30pm. Florida's beauty will surround you while you ride on one of our fully-insured airboats. Our licensed captains know how to spot gators bald eagles
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Admission to the Florida Air Museum with Optional Tour
"Did you know that the Florida Air Museum is the official aviation and aerospace education center of the state of Florida? Your admission ticket includes access to different interactive learning stations and many exhibits. STEM based stations allow you to Air Racing Simulators Florida Aviation Hall of Fame Innovations in Propulsion Exhibit Pilot Briefing Stations and over 20 historical aircraft on display.You may also choose to take a complimentary guided tour. Your guide will bring you to each exhibit and provide engaging commentary and extra tidbits of information. Tours are appr Florida is home to some of the most unique airports in the world. Learn why Cape Canaveral is located on the East Coast find out whether John Travolta have an airport in his backyard and where the Blue Angels call home.Aerospace Timeline: Learn how Florida contributed to the Aerospace community.Military in Florida: With a a rich military hi
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"VIP Tour of Walt Disney World
VIP Tours at Disney Universal Studios and Sea World Parks in FL and CA"Tour with your private VIP guide to the places where dreams really do come true! Navigating the top holiday destination in the world is a breeze with minimal waits in line for the best rides and attractions.You can choose from seven different parks in Orlando - Magic Kingdom Disney's Animal Kingdom Epcot Disney's Hollywood Studios Universal Studios Florida
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Bok Tower and Gardens

Edward W Bok was an immigrant from the Netherlands who became a successful publisher and author. Whilst spending a holiday in the area in 1921 he hit upon the idea of creating a bird sanctuary and...
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alancollins
Mar 04, 2015

Native Animals and Botanical Garden

When we first visited Bok Tower, one of the things I remember best about it was seeing wood ducks swimming in the reflecting pond. This time, all we saw were the mute swans (photo 4). There IS a new...
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grandmaR
Apr 04, 2011

Bok Tower

The centerpiece of this wonderful sanctuary is the Bok Tower, standing 205 feet on top of the highest peninsular point in Florida. The tower was built during 1927 and 1928, for the private use of the...
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KiKitC
Jan 20, 2010

bok tower and gardens

edward w. bok was a dutch immigrant who made his fortune as editor of the ladies home journal. in 1921 he purchased the largest hill in the lake wales ridge. he hired milton b. medary to design and...
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doug48
Jul 09, 2008

bok gardens

when fredrick law olmsted jr. designed the gardens he added a reflection pool and a koi pond. the refection pond is to the north of the tower and when the light is right you can see a mirror image of...
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doug48
Apr 06, 2008

bok gardens

bok tower is located on a fifty acre hill that is surrounded by a beautiful garden and orange groves. the garden was designed by fredrick law olmsted jr. on the hill around the carillon tower 1000 oak...
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doug48
Apr 06, 2008

bok tower

pictured is one of the carved windows of bok tower. there are several windows and inscriptions on the tower. the inscription under the sun dial on the south side of the tower reads "this singing tower...
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doug48
Apr 06, 2008

Bok Tower Gardens

In all the natural beauty of the Gardens, Edward Bok believed something was missing. Remembering the glorious sound of carillons in his native Holland, he decided to build a beautiful Tower as the...
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bluegaelic
Oct 04, 2002
 
 
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Things to Do Near Lake Wales

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Old Town Kissimmee

If you're looking for some shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities, Old Town is a good place to go. There are a lot of cool shops and fun rides for kids. Admission is free and parking is...
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Getting to Lake Wales

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1151 Tower Blvd, Lake Wales, FL 33853

Hours

  • Sunday 08:00 to 18:00
  • Monday 08:00 to 18:00
  • Tuesday 08:00 to 18:00
  • Wednesday 08:00 to 18:00
  • Thursday 08:00 to 18:00
  • Friday 08:00 to 18:00
  • Saturday 08:00 to 18:00

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