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Walk Tampa: The Ybor City Story
August 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Join the History Center for a guided tour of historic Ybor City. This 90-minute, outdoor walking tour is led by a History Center-trained docent and focuses on the founding and development of Ybor City in the late 19th century through the early 20th century.
You’ll tour Tampa’s only National Historic Landmark District and learn about the people, social life and work culture of early Ybor. Stroll past mutual aid societies, the Ybor Cigar Factory and other key landmarks during this outdoor tour and hear the stories behind one Florida’s oldest and most unique communities.
History Center walking tours take place outdoors. Guests will walk approximately one mile and should dress appropriately for Florida’s summertime weather. Tours are limited to 25 people. Pre-registration is required.
Tours meet at the Cuban Club in Ybor City, 2010 N Avenida Republica De Cuba, 33605-3653,Tampa.