The courthouse was added to the United States National Register of Historic Places on August 14, 1989.
It is a magnificent building full of character.
Lake June in Winter Scrub State Park is located about 2 miles north west of Downtown Lake Placid and was opened to the public in 1999.
This park protects sand scrub, one of Florida’s most endangered natural communities. The park is full of virtually unaltered flora and fauna and is a great place to hike and take in the beauty of nature.
The park has white sand fire lanes for hikers as well as a half mile nature trail. In addition to hiking, visitors can also canoe or kayak on Lake June or fish from lakeshore.
As you drive through the streets of downtown lake placid you will find many of the buildings are painted with beautiful murals. Many local artist are involved in painting these murals and enhancing the beauty of Lake Placid Florida.
Be sure to watch the side streets as many murals are placed through out the town. From main street to side streets there are murals of all sizes and shapes. The best way to view the murals is to walk downtown lake placid and while your there, you might want to do a little shopping and have dinner.
There are about 44 murals to be viewed and appreciated.
Golf Lake Placid at Lake June Golf and Athletic Club offering 9 holes of executive golf with Pro Shop, two tennis courts, heated swimming pool, shuffleboard courts and beautiful surroundings.
Located across the street from Lake June in Lake Placid Florida and Scrub State Park, enjoy golfing in a beautiful setting with all the amenities.
The club house will supply you with everything you need for a great day on the course.
You’ll be thrilled at the sunsets while enjoying native central Florida. The club is convenient and easy to get to. Plus, downtown Lake Placid is close by where you can shop and dine while viewing the many murals through out the town.
Golf Lake Placid
North of Lake Placid is Sebring where motorcycle riders from all over gathering around the downtown circle.
An annual event brings hundreds of riders and motorcycle enthusiast to the downtown area in October of each year.