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“Short Day Trip”
Review of Thomas Center

Thomas Center
Ranked #17 of 70 things to do in Gainesville
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Owner description: Enjoy a delightful and free of charge visit to The Historic Thomas Center. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the building is a beautifully restored Mediterranean Revival-style hotel. Stroll through the lovely gardens and view the art in one of our two galleries. You can experience the past through the 1920's period rooms and local history exhibits. Listen to the interesting history of the property and the Thomas Family with a free cell phone tour. FREE OF CHARGE/FREE PARKING/HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE
Reviewed December 10, 2012

It is a beautiful place with lots of historic value. Not a lot of things to do but it is still fun for a few hours.

1  Thank Matt J
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Reviewed November 27, 2012

Gorgeous grounds and beautiful reception rooms. The porch was a wonderful gathering spot to meet guests.

Thank Toni H
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Reviewed July 1, 2012

Loved the Thomas Center displays and artwork throughout the building. The 2012 Florida Trust for Historic Preservation Social was held here and I loved the venue because the historic building and gardens were beautifully restored.

Thank Theresa M
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Reviewed May 8, 2012

This is a center for the performing arts. The seating is awesome and I've watched numerous performances over the years, mainly the symphony.

Thank DianeG621_12
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Reviewed May 7, 2012

I took my children to Thomas Center for an outdoor performance of The Wizard of OZ! The center was beautiful, from the architecture to the fountains to the groundskeeping. My children loved it, and so did I. Looking forward to more events at the Thomas Center! Lovely gem in Gainesville.

Thank wheninroam05
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