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Ybor City, Tampa

3.2
Neighborhood · Hidden Gem · Other
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.
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  • We enjoyed the historic buildings and interesting shops, but the area definitely has a seedy vibe. Worth a stop if you find yourself in the area with some time to kill, and definitely do eat at the...  more »
  • In the past this place was a quaint little city with lots of people frequenting all of the bars and restaurants. You could hear the music from all of the establishments in the street. It was a fun.....  more »

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