The Center For Architecture Sarasota provides a public forum for student and design professionals, as well as visitors and residents to admire, discuss, and debate architecture through exhibits, lectures, films, tours, and more. The Center For Architecture Sarasota is conveniently located in a beautifully restored 1960 minimal modern building designed by Rupp and Farrell in downtown Sarasota, Florida. See exhibit schedule. See program schedule.
Discover Sarasota’s Rich Architectural History
Architectural trolley tours led by alternating tour guides, Harold Bubil and Lorrie Muldowney are offered weekly. Visitors and residents alike will enjoy these informative, entertaining, and fun tours while learning about Sarasota’s rich architectural history. Narrated Center for Architecture Sarasota trolley tours currently being offered include: “Sarasota’s Architectural Gems” (Northside) and “Historic Neighborhoods of Sarasota.”
Trolley tours are offered each Thursday morning from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. February 8 through May 3, and October 4 through December 27, 2018.
“Sarasota’s Architectural Gems” Tour Dates – February 8 and 22, March 8 and 22, April 5 and 26, May 10, October 11 and 25, November, 8 and 29, December 13 and 27, 2018.
“Historic Neighborhoods of Sarasota” Tour Dates – February 15, March 1, 15, 29, April 12 and 19, May 3, October 4 and 18, November 1 and 15, December 6 and 20, 2018.
Registration is required. Tickets may be purchased online or by phone. Admission is $35 Center for Architecture Sarasota Member, $45 non-member.
The Center for Architecture Sarasota is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) Member-supported organization dedicated to heightening awareness of and appreciation for innovative architecture, good design, and sensitive urban planning.