Walk Tampa Central Avenue Black History

Saturday March 27

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10:00 AM  –  11:30 AM

Led by History Center docent Ersula K. Odom, you'll tour “the Harlem of the South,” Tampa’s Central Avenue district. Learn about life in Tampa’s African-American community, from the 1890s through the late 1960s. This outdoor trek begins at the new Robert Saunders Public Library and explores the social, political, musical and religious traditions of Black life in Tampa.

History Center walking tours take place outdoors. Guests will walk approximately 6 blocks. Pre-registration is required.

Tours meet at the Robert Saunders Public Library, 1505 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33602.