VFW Posts are integral to every community. They provide a space for Veterans to gather and support one another with a common bond: Proudly serving the United States military. The William L. Lovett VFW Post 10137 is located just two miles north of the Florida National Cemetery. Events such as karaoke and friday night dinners occur weekly.
Also known as the Pierce Hotel is a historic site in Florida. On February 16, 1996, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.
Served as the first county seat from 1853-1858.
Founded in 1865, the community of Royal was originally known as Picketsville, which was named for the white picket fences that marked its 40-acre homesteads. It was settled by former slaves from the Old Green Plantation located on the Withlacoochee River. Royal is one of Florida’s oldest African American communities; come and enjoy the ’40 Acres & A Mule Experience’ at the Alonzo A. Young, Sr. Enrichment & Historical Center hosted by Young Performing Artists (YPAs), Inc.
Former home of Senator David Hume Baker (1841-1917) located in Wildwood. Originally chosen as a place to grow oranges, the Bakers have called this place home for six generations.