News & PR

November 19, 2013
Cigar Heritage Party Lights Up the Night

June 1, 2013
29th Annual Legacy Awards

May 17, 2012
Land Set Aside for Al Lopez Baseball Museum

May 16, 2012
Hillsborough County to Provide Land for Relocation of Al Lopez Home

May 1, 2012
Ybor City Museum Society News Brief

February 6, 2012
Ybor City Museum Society Presents Buildings Alive!

April 26, 2012
Bank of America Volunteers to Paint Historic Casita

March 11, 2011
Dia y Noche Celebrates a Special Exhibit - The Women of Ybor: 125 Years of Influence

March 11, 2011
Noted Pianist Olga Llano Kuehl-White to Present a Concert of Spanish Music

March 11, 2011
Shh!  It's a Secret: The Delia Sanchez Endowed Scholarship Will Be Presented on March 25

March 9, 2010
American Bungalow Magazine features Ybor City articles by three local writers

March 9, 2010
"Ybor City and the Foundation of Modern Tampa," as seen in American Bungalow magazine

November 21, 2009

It's official. Wallace and Margarita Reyes achieved a new Guinness World Record by building a 196.3 foot cigar during the Verizon Cigar Heritage Festival

October 5, 2009
Master Cigar Makers Wallace and Margarita Reyes begin building the cigar for the Guinness World Records longest cigar attempt

July 1, 2009
Ybor City Museum Society to unveil a new exhibit, The Spanish Mutual Aid Societies: The History of Centro Asturiano de Tampa and Centro Español de Tampa

June 1, 2009
Ybor City Museum Society hosts the 25th Anniversary Legacy Awards Brunch to honor Richard and Casey Gonzmart, Dr. Jack Fernandez and Joe Howden

May 4, 2009
Tampa and the Spanish Civil War exhibit to be on display at the historic Centro Español building in West Tampa

March 24, 2009
Exhibit and program series entitled Spain and the Creation of Modern Tampa: 1886-2009 unveiled at the Ybor City Museum State Park

March 17, 2009
New exhibit, Spain and the Creation of Modern Tampa: 1886-2009 to open at the Ybor City Museum State Park

December 22, 2008
The Ybor City Museum Society, in collaboration with the Italian Club, presents an Italian Genealogy Workshop at a meeting of the Florida Genealogical Society

July 1, 2008
Dr. Gary Mormino to be keynote speaker at Symposium on Sicilian and Italian-American topics

April 22, 2008
Lecture entitled The survival of the Sicilian dialect of Tampa, Florida presented by Dr. Susan M. Taylor

March 25, 2008
Sicilian exhibit featuring artifacts of the Italian-American community opens at Ybor City Museum State Park