Daytona Beach in Volusia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Merchants Bank Building
Halifax Historical Museum
Placed On The
Of Historic Places
By The United States
Department of the Interior
(Marker Number 86000025.)
Location. 29° 12.523′ N, 81° 1.065′ W. Marker is in Daytona Beach, Florida, in Volusia County. Marker is on South Beach Street north of Orange Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. The Merchants Bank building currently houses the Halifax Historical Museum, and is located within the South Beach Street Historic District (a National Historic District). Marker is at or near this postal address: 252 South Beach Street, Daytona Beach FL 32114, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Halifax Lodge No. 81 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ivey's Building (about 700 feet away); S. H. Kress and Co. Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Mary's Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Church of Christ, Scientist (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jessup's Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Confederate Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Daytona Beach.
More about this marker.
Regarding Merchants Bank Building. The two-story former bank building includes Beaux Arts and Greek Revival elements, including Ionic columns, large arched windows, and a triangular pediment. It was listed with the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.
Also see . . . Halifax Historical Museum. (Submitted on August 26, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida.)
Additional keywords. South Beach Street Historic District
Categories. • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 633 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on August 26, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.