Madame Fortune Taylor Walking Tour
10:00 AM – 11:30 PM EST
John F. Germany Public Library
900 N. Ashley Dr.
Tampa, FL 33602
A former slave, business owner and community leader who amassed more than 30 acres of land along the eastern bank of the Hillsborough River in the 1800s, Fortune Taylor was a true Tampa pioneer.
New this fall, the Madame Fortune Taylor Walking Tour take you through original homestead of Madame Taylor, the namesake of Tampa’s Fortune Street and the recently re-named Fortune Taylor Bridge.
History Center walking tours take place outdoors. Guests will walk approximately six block on public rights of way. Pre-registration is required.
Tours meet at the John F. Germany Public Library, 900 N. Ashley Dr., Tampa, FL 33602.