Lawrence Will Museum

Lawrence E. Will Museum, Belle Glade

Learn how African Americans have influenced “the Glades.”

The Museum of the Glades explores and interprets the total “Glades” experience. The Glades region is the gateway to the Florida Everglades and centers around the southern rim of Lake Okeechobee. African Americans have long influenced happenings in the region – from building lasting communities to harvesting sugarcane to producing pro and college football superstars. See various exhibits on the region’s history and cultural impacts.