Tavares in Lake County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Lake County Courthouse
has been placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1922.
Location. 28° 48.115′ N, 81° 43.847′ W. Marker is in Tavares, Florida, in Lake County. Marker is on West Main Street just east of South Sinclair Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Marker is mounted at eye-level, just to the right of the Lake County Courthouse main front entrance, facing West Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 317 West Main Street, Tavares FL 32778, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Memory of the Groveland Four (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of the Bulge Memorial (approx. 4˝ miles away); S.T.E. Pinkney (approx. 4˝ miles away); Ferran Park (approx. 4˝ miles away); Dr. Edgar J. Banks (approx. 4˝ miles away); Lake County Service MemorialFlagpole Dedicated March 3, 2001 (approx. 4˝ miles away); Alice B. McClelland Bandshell (approx. 4˝ miles away).
Regarding Lake County Courthouse. National Register of Historic Places #98001199
Also see . . .
1. Old Lake County Courthouse (Florida) (Wikipedia). The Old Lake County Courthouse (constructed in 1922) is a historic courthouse in Tavares, Florida. On September 25, 1998, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. The Lake County Historical Museum is located on the first floor of the courthouse. The museum's exhibits focus on the county's history and cultural heritage. (Submitted on February 24, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
2. Lake County Historic Courthouse. The four story Classical Revival building has eight Ionic columns on the front. An unusual feature is the monument base of the flagpole, which is composed of stones from the native states and countries of Lake County citizens. (Submitted on February 24, 2020, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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