Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Convent of the Holy Names
Academy of the Holy Names
— Oldest School In Tampa —
Erected by Academy of the Holy Names Foundation with the cooperation of the Tampa Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Education • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is July 18, 1762.
Location. 27° 54.901′ N, 82° 29.5′ W. Marker is in Tampa, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Marker is on Bayshore Boulevard, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located on Bayshore Boulevard in front of the Academy of the Holy Names. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Roosevelt Elementary School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Congregation Rodeph Sholom (approx. 0.4 miles away); "I Pledge Allegiance..." (approx. 0.8 miles away); Battlefield (approx. 1.4 miles away); Congregation Schaari Zedek (approx. 1.6 miles away); Kate Jackson Recreation Center (approx. 1.6 miles away); Hyde Park's Bungalow Terrace (approx. 1.7 miles away); Old Hyde Park (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tampa.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 14, 2017. It was originally submitted on December 1, 2010, by Fr. Len Plazewski of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 1,136 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 1, 2010, by Fr. Len Plazewski of Tampa, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.