Winter Park News. Winter Park, FL is the gem of culture and history in Central Florida. There are many galleries, museums and parks. For Instance, there is Mead Botanical Garden, the Cornell Museum of Fine Arts and the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art. It is a hub for colleges like Rollins College and Full Sail University. Winter Park is a place of relaxation and artistic expression. It’s one of the best towns in the USA. Winter Park is known for its charming Old World, elegant homes, picturesque bricked streets, extensive canopy of trees, upscale shopping and dining.
The Mead Botanical Garden is located within the city of Winter Park and is comprised of 47.6 acres. The park features an amphitheater, a butterfly garden, a discovery barn, and a recreational center. The park has several distinct ecosystems within it and many of the park’s structures are over 100 years old.
The Alfond Inn at Rollins College is the choice in stylish boutique hotels in Winter Park, Florida that opened in 2013 and recognized by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards – Best hotel in Florida: 2014 – 2018. Owned by Rollins College, a private coeducational liberal arts college in Winter Park.
Park Avenue – The shopping, dining and cultural gem of Winter Park boasts over 140 boutiques, cafes and museums, all shaded in the shade of Central Park, an oak-canopied area.