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Florida Southern College Architectural District
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife
N 28° 01.870 W 081° 56.903
17R E 406777 N 3101017
Quick Description: This District is made up of Frank Lloyd Wright designed buildings.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 3/6/2008 11:03:11 PM
Waymark Code: WM3AV0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft
Views: 13

Long Description:
This Architectural District is located on the campus of Florida Southern College--home to the largest collection of Frank Lloyd Wright designed buildings in the world.

Some of the architecture:

The first and probably the most recognizable of the buildings is the Annie Pfeiffer Chapel.


The esplanades are covered walkways that run in between the buildings.


The Water Dome fountain was just recently renovated.


The Danforth Chapel has a beautiful stained glass window.
Street address:
McDonald and Johnson Aves
Lakeland, FL USA
33801-5698


County / Borough / Parish: Polk

Year listed: 1975

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture

Periods of significance: 1925-1949, 1950-1974

Historic function: Education

Current function: Education

Privately owned?: yes

Season start / Season finish: From: 1/1/2008 To: 12/31/2008

Hours of operation: From: 9:00 AM To: 5:00 PM

Primary Web Site: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]

Secondary Website 2: Not listed

National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed

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