The Mission of the Society is:
We honour the past, explore the present, to shape the future.
The Orange County Regional History Center, a Smithsonian Institution affiliate and American Alliance of Museums member, is one of Florida’s preeminent cultural institutions.
The History Centre includes a history museum in a renovated 1927 court house, the collection of the Historical Society of Central Florida, the Joseph L. Brechner Research Library, the Emporium Museum Store, and Heritage Square park.
The museum has advanced its global mission to honour the past, explore the present, and shape the future through wide-ranging programs, permanent and traveling exhibits, and limited-run exhibitions from other prestigious institutions.