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Tallahassee, Florida Landmarks

The landmarks listed below are located in the city of Tallahassee, Florida.

DeSoto Site Historic State Park

DeSoto Site Historic State Park

Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida 33715
DeSoto Site Historic State Park is a Florida state park located in Tallahassee, Florida. It consists of 5 acres of land near Apalachee Parkway, including the residence of former Governor John W. Martin.

Florida A&M University

Florida A&M University

Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida 32307
Although it has had different names, Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University was founded in 1887, and in 1891, it was designated Florida's land-grant institution for African-Americans.

Florida Governor's Mansion

Florida Governor's Mansion

Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida
The Florida Governor's Mansion (also called The People's House of Florida) is a historic U.S. residence in Tallahassee, Florida and the official residence of the Governor of Florida.

Florida State Capitol (Old)

Florida State Capitol (Old)

Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida 32301
Florida's Old State Capitol Building reopened to the public in 1982. It now serves as a museum covering events in Florida life and government. It is part of the Capitol Complex, which includes the new Capitol and other buildings.

John Gilmore Riley House

John Gilmore Riley House

Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida 32301
John G. Riley was born a slave and died a millionaire. His home in Tallahassee has been turned into a museum dedicated to African-American history and culture. It is one of two original homes in an area that was once a middle-class black neighborhood.

Museum of Florida History

Museum of Florida History

Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida 32399
The Museum of Florida History is a history museum, housing exhibits and artifacts covering the state's history and prehistory. It is located in the state capital, Tallahassee, Florida, at the R. A. Gray Building named for Robert Andrew Gray.

Tallahassee Automobile Museum

Tallahassee Automobile Museum

Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida 32308
The Tallahassee Automobile Museum is an automobile museum in Tallahassee, Florida. The museum is owned by Tallahassee-based businessman DeVoe L. Moore, and primarily showcases items of Americana from Moore's personal collection.

Tallahassee Museum

Tallahassee Museum

Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida 32310
Discussions in 1957 led to the formation of the "Tallahassee Junior Museum," a name which was eventually changed to "Tallahassee Museum," although the earlier name is still occasionally used.

The Grove Plantation

The Grove Plantation

Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida
The Grove, known officially as the Call/Collins House at The Grove, is an antebellum plantation house located in Tallahassee, Florida. Territorial Governor Richard Keith Call constructed The Grove circa 1840.

Union Bank Building

Union Bank Building

Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida 32399
Opened in 1841, the Union Bank Building is said to be the oldest surviving bank building in the state. It is now an extension of the Florida A&M University Black Archives, Research Center and Museum.

Top 10 Most Popular Tallahassee Landmarks

  1. Florida State Capitol (Old)
  2. Florida A&M University
  3. John Gilmore Riley House
  4. Union Bank Building
  5. DeSoto Site Historic State Park
  6. Tallahassee Automobile Museum
  7. Museum of Florida History
  8. Tallahassee Museum
  9. The Grove Plantation
  10. Florida Governor's Mansion

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