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Florida's Natural Visitor Center

Address: 20160 US Highway 27, Lake Wales, FL 33853
Phone Number: 863-679-4110
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Ranked #8 of 10 Activities in Lake Wales
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Sightseeing Tours
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Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Sightseeing Tours

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East Central FL
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166 reviews 166 reviews
50 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

I was hoping for a tour of the juice plant. But there was only the visitor center. None-the-less, there were quite a few informative videos including a 14 minute movie in the theater about how the juice is produced from oranges. It might have been a bit self-serving, but it was informative just the same. The displays are set up... More 

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West Simsbury, Connecticut
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275 reviews 275 reviews
82 attraction reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We stop by to learn a little bit about growing fruit and learned more about the Florida natural brand in the cooperative that runs it and anything else. There is a museum that talks about the history citrus in Florida. There is also a self-promotional 14 minute movie that was not too bad. The best part was the free samples... More 

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Wooster, Ohio
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is a small visitor center for a very large company., Florida's Natural Orange Juice. When you step out of your car, you will immediately be surrounded by the scent of oranges! The building itself is surrounded by many different citrus trees which are labeled so you know what they are. The rocking chairs on the porch were a nice... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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54 reviews 54 reviews
10 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

I enjoyed visiting the gift shop to find things to bring home to friends and family. they have several short videos about the company showing how they work with the environment and they are actually a farmer co-op. It was nice to learn these things, but not exactly exciting.My daughter was a bit board, but she enjoyed tasting the orange... More 

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Lake Wales, Florida
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147 reviews 147 reviews
68 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Since I live around here, I decided to pay them a visit. It was fun. Upon parking, I noticed there were dozens of orange trees growing around the lot. Each set of different trees is labeled by a plaque stuck in the ground. The Grove House itself was a quaint little log cabin-looking place. Just outside the front doors, there... More 

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Fargo, North Dakota
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

We were passing through on our way to Key West from Orlando and happened to see this museum. Although it was small, the staff was really friendly and they had many displays to look at. I especially enjoyed the free samples of juice. The mango- orange flavor was excellent and it was a great cold drink on a balmy day.... More 

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Coon Rapids, Minnesota
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92 reviews 92 reviews
15 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

I am going to brag a bit about this place which was easy to find on Rt 27 in Lake Wales, an area that I had never visited in Florida before this "house-hunting" trip....the staff was interested in me as a visitor to the point of taking the time to introduce me to the visitor center, its many fun displays... More 

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Carver, ma
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

Every time I'm in Lake Wales I stop by in to see what free orange juice flavor they have. And by orange candy. noticing less and less in the store section. They lady at the desk was quite nice and let me sample the tiny oranges out front. Will come back again.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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67 reviews 67 reviews
14 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Our family makes a point of finding factory/company tours when we travel to other states. We have two kids 8-9 yrs. This one was not super exciting for any of us. Very small and not able to see any "real" working action. The visitor center is across the road from the actual factory and company. The 14 minute video was... More 

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Mayfield, Kentucky, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

When we were driving through all the orange groves in the area, we had a lot of questions. We stopped here to have them all answered. The short film was very informative. We enjoyed this place. There were different orange trees on the property to view and their growing season. We also enjoyed sampling the different flavored juices. We also... More 

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