The Ybor City Museum Society is pleased to announce that one of our most popular events is back! On February 29, 2024, the 12th Annual Buildings Alive Ybor City Architecture Hop will kick off at J.C. Newman Cigar Co. We will have tasty treats and our signature kickoff event at J.C. Newman along with tours […]
The artist, Mike King, has a fondness for the variety of natural and man made scenes that are uniquely Florida. A resident of Florida for nearly fifty years, he’s painted well over a hundred landscapes, seascapes, fishing boats, tug boats and people. His exhibit is mostly original watercolors and two acrylics of scenes found in […]
Learn about all the latest renovations to one of the few remaining cigar factories in Tampa- the J.C. Newman Cigar Factory! The company has recently celebrated their 125th anniversary with a special restoration project, bringing it back to its historic grandeur. Rowe Architects Incorporated has led the restoration on this iconic structure and they will be […]
Join us for a special walking tour of historic Seminole Heights. The tour will kick off and end The Independent with some snacks and light refreshments. The tour will cover beautiful historic homes and churches, as well as the iconic Hillsborough Highschool. Comfortable walking shoes recommended.
Join us for a self-guided Saturday Cruise to check out St. Petersburg’s iconic Mid-Century Modern residential & commercial local treasures. This tour takes you for a drive through Historic Old NE, Snell Isle, down to the Pink Streets! Featured architects include William B Harvard Sr, Sanford Goldman, Morris Lapidus and other prominent local architects.
TBDW is a weeklong festival that celebrates local architecture and design and the way it shapes our lives. Join us from April 5th – 10th for a mix of virtual events and socially distanced in-person events! Visit tampabaydesignweek.com to learn more