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Green Parking Lot Coming to the Capen House

Improving rain water absorption on property reduces saturation in our storm water containment and mitigation systems, so there is less chance of flooding after heavy rains. The Capen House recently moved to the grounds of the Polasek Museum and Sculpture … Continue reading

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The Polasek – Capen Connection

Efforts are underway to restore the Capen House, recently saved from demolition by floating it across a lake to a new location on the Polasek Museum property. Funds are still needed to restore the interior, as the house was cut in half to … Continue reading

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Capen House Back on Shore

The Capen Showalter House built in 1885 in Winter Park, has been floated across Lake Osceola in two sections, and is now on shore on the grounds of the Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Garden. Funds are still needed to stitch the house back … Continue reading

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