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Florida Citrus Tower

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Quirky Roadside Attraction

I spend a few weekends with friends in Clermont and we have decided to dive into the local... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
The_Hailes
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Tampa, Florida
Citrus Tower

Really inexpensive, elevator ride to the top. Excellent views of the surrounding hills and lakes... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
wwarren12018
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Clermont, Florida
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141 N Highway 27, Clermont, FL 34711-2401
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spend a few weekends with friends in Clermont and we have decided to dive into the local attractions and visit each one during the weekend. This was our first one...one can only imagine how the landscape looked 50 years ago. There are interesting artifacts...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Really inexpensive, elevator ride to the top. Excellent views of the surrounding hills and lakes. Old maps show how it looked before the Orange groves were replaced by houses. It plays music on the hour.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

I live here. It a wonderful place to visit and live. However I remember when there was actually citrus to see. If you are coming just for the citrus tower please save your gas money. Nothing to really see anymore. You go up look at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank michelec853
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Clearly built when it was agricultural land but now all you can see are sprawling housing estates. Kids were bored within a minute so it was a very short stay. Glad it was on our doorstep and we didn’t travel to see it. Not for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank 307cliver
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I am certain that back in the day before housing developments and city sprawl that this was an incredible view of the orange groves. Today, the view is rooftops from the sprouting housing communities. However, the gift shop was full of darling things and we...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank lisabethflorida
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We drove to the tower and took photos from the ground level. Didn't want to party to ascend. Didn't look like a big deal.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank travelalot345
Reviewed July 6, 2018

Pretty cool attraction to go see. The price was worth it to go to the top. I would suggest coupling the Citrus Tower with the President Hall of Fame next door.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Louis F
Reviewed July 1, 2018

The highlight in my opinion was the gift shop. The lady in the gift shop was very nice.The view from the top was not as spectacular as I was hoping. There was limited distance that could be seen. The viewing area was outdated and could...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Walt W
Reviewed June 25, 2018

We had company from Maryland and took them up to the top of the Citrus Tower - what a great way to show them Clermont and the surrounding area! We are new to the area too so it was nice for us to view as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Marcie H
Reviewed June 20, 2018

This land lighthouse is to be visited by any and by all that are close enough to see from afar. Do not expect a Disney experience. Expect a poetic discovery --- write it down for yourself and for future selves to come. wls

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank wlancesutter
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jfjacksonNewark_Ohio
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Response from Bev2436 | Reviewed this property |
Gosh, I can't think of any that come to mind. Do you know where in FL it was? A more specific area might help jog the memory!
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