A former industrial city of factories where immigrant workers rolled millions of cigars per year, Ybor City embraces its heritage. Take a guided tour to learn about the town's history, culture, and architecture, or to hear legends about ghosts, mafia, and mysterious secret alleyways. You can go shopping and tour museums and galleries, or study the architectural features of the area. Choose among many classic, international, and eclectic venues for nightlife. The visitor center, at the heart of the city, has maps, information, and local news. Use our Tampa online travel route builder to visit Ybor City on your trip to Tampa, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
Ybor City Reviews
We enjoyed a wonderful tour at the State Park Museum. Our guide was very knowledgeable and accommodating. The grounds , gardens and displays are fascinating. A few fun gift shops and restaurants, the ... more »
Fuimos pronto, quizá demasiado, así que bajamos al Downtown. El tranvia ( gratuito) te lleva en 15 minutos. Después de dar una vuelta por la ciudad y parar en el Acuario (el tranvía tiene ahí una para... more »We went early, maybe too much, so we got down to Downtown. The tram (free) takes you in 15 minutes. After walking around the city and stopping at the aquarium (the tram has a stop there) we went upstairs for a walk and to eat. Multiple and beautiful locals to spend the morning. Recommended
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