Mount Dora

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Mount Dora is a city in central Florida. It's known for its antique shops and annual festivals. Downtown, the Modernism Museum displays modern furniture. Housed in a 1923 fire station, the Mount Dora History Museum documents local history. An extensive collection of classic cars, plus a replica of a 1940s gas station, are on display at the Museum of Speed. Northwest, bass-filled Lake Eustis has waterside restaurants.

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City Spotlight: Mount Dora

In the 1800s surveyors named Lake Dora after one of the early settlers who lived there, later the town was renamed Mount Dora, taking part of that name along with its unique mounded area that sits 184 feet above sea level. ...

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