Ybor City Self-Guided
Historical Walking Tour
Now you can see Ybor City your way on your own schedule. Our new downloadable audio tour is narrated by 24 well-known members of the community, including Rafael Martinez-Ybor (great-grandson of Ybor City's founder), Casey Gonzmart (fourth generation member of the Columbia Restaurant family, Paul Pizzo (son of the noted historian, Tony Pizzo), and Mary Castellano Alvarez (former Councilwoman). Each narrator tells interesting stories of Ybor City's legendary past and fascinating present. Convenient, easy-to-read maps are organized for short, medium or long tours to be taken at your own pace.
The Official Self-Guided Historical Ybor City Walking Tour can be purchased online for $9.95. This is a great gift for holiday visitors, students of all ages, people who enjoy walking in unique locales, and anyone interested in Ybor City's culture and heritage. Purchase the tour, which includes an online audio download and a set of map guides that can either be mailed free of charge or held for pickup at the Museum Store.
Bulk discounts are available for educational institutions.
The Ybor City Museum Society produced the tour in partnership with ChappellRoberts and Tampa Digital and with the support of the Arts Council of Hillsborough County and the Hillsborough County Commissioners.