Opening Hours
Tue - Sat: 10am - 4pm

Adults $8 | Ages (11-17) $5

Kids (10 & Under) FREE

About the The Southeast Volusia Historical Society (SVHS)

What is SVHS?

The Southeast Volusia Historical Society

In July of 1982 the first charter membership meeting was held to begin the organization that would become known as the Southeast Volusia Historical Society (SVHS) Inc. The organization was formerly incorporated with the State of Florida in September of that same year.  The SVHS is an IRS approved 501C3 non-profit organization.

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Mission Statement

The Southeast Volusia Historical Society Inc. (SVHS) was organized in 1982 with a mission to collect, archive, display, and make available to the public artifacts related to the Southeast Volusia County area. Through its operation of the New Smyrna Museum of History, the SVHS promotes interest in, and knowledge of, local history and culture and encourages the preservation of historical sites within Southeast Volusia County.

Board Of Directors

Executive Director New Smyrna Museum of History

Greg Holbrook



Brion Reilly

Vice President

John Hardebeck


Drury Mays


Zelia Sweett

Directors One Year

Walter Flanagan

Gary Swanson

Carol Ladd

Directors Two Year

Tom Wright

Glenn Reeder

Frank Farmer

Directors Three Year

Jim Engelbrecht

Mark Rakowski

Stewart Davis