A Free App, Courtesy of Florida Humanities Council…
Welcome to Florida Stories: Walk Our State & Listen:
…These ancient streets have stories to tell!
Want to learn more about Florida, or St. Augustine, the oldest city in the United States? Or Ybor City, the first truly integrated community in the country? Take this 10-stop cultural walking tour. This is the first of 19, other historical tours that the Florida Humanities Council and Chaz Mena will be recording in the coming year.
To hear samples of Florida Stories walking tours recorded so far: CLICK HERE
Download the app here, for iOS and Android devices:
- iPhone and Ipad users can find it in the Apple App Store
- Android users can find it in the Google Play store
*St Augustine’s walking tour was written by public historian Elsbeth Gordon, author of Walking St. Augustine: An Illustrated Guide and Pocket History to America’s Oldest City, and performed by actor / scholar Chaz Mena.
*The José Martí Trail walking tour was written by Dr. Gary Mormino, Professor Emeritus of History, University of South Florida, St. Petersburg. He is the author of Land of Sunshine, State of Dreams, and performed by actor / scholar Chaz Mena.