Are you curious about the cultural, historical, and architectural treasures of DeFuniak Springs and enjoy getting outside for a walk? If so, you’ll love the Walk DeFuniak Springs App!

DeFuniak Springs is home to amazing restaurants, unique shops, fun activities, and a beautiful Historic Downtown District. In fact, the town has quite a rich and fascinating history. Lake DeFuniak is surrounded by nearly 200 historic homes and buildings, 40 of which are noted on the National Register of Historic Places. Many of them dating back to the Chautauqua Institution that was here in the late 1920s.

Learn about many of them and so much more with the Walk DeFuniak Springs audio tour!

The Walk DeFuniak Springs App

The Walk DeFuniak Springs App is an audio tour designed to lead you on a fascinating journey around DeFuniak Springs.  Twelve unique stops around town that provide an immersive and captivating glimpse into the area’s rich tapestry of history. Iconic individuals, important landmarks, and historical moments that have contributed to our Southern community’s distinctive essence.

The Florida Humanities Council designed the app for visitors to easily learn about Florida’s most unique communities at their own pace and schedule.

The tour will take you to the scenic beauty and deep history surrounding Lake DeFuniak. You’ll also traverse through and learn the story of our esteemed Chautauqua Campus. The walking tour concludes with a fascinating exploration of the heart of our beautiful historic downtown district.

We warmly invite you to partake in the DeFuniak Springs tour and discover the multitude of delights our town has to offer.

After exploring DeFuniak Springs, return to the Sunbright Inn for a peaceful night sleep. In 2023 the Inn was purchased and completely renovated, marrying history with modernity. Thus Sunbright’s slogan ‘The rest is history.’ Explore our rooms, tour the inn, then Book Today to begin your journey to DeFuniak Springs in sunny Florida.