Considered Gainesville’s cultural center, the Thomas Center is housed in a beautifully restored Mediterranean Revival-style hotel. The Thomas Center is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and contains art galleries, 1920's period rooms, local history exhibits, performance space, banquet rooms, and meeting rooms that are available for a variety of events. The historic Thomas Center has consistently been voted "Best of Weddings" by The Knot Magazine. The Thomas Center is surrounded by the lovely Thomas Center Gardens and the Grace and Sidney Knight Children's Theater. The center is the site of a variety of art exhibits and musical programs. The public is welcome to visit the Historic Thomas Center Monday-Thursday from 7 am - 6 pm.
For information on The Thomas Center tours: http://www.gvlculturalaffairs.org/website/facilities/tc_history.html
For information on The Thomas Center facility rental spaces: http://www.gvlculturalaffairs.org/website/facilities/thomas_center.html
306 NE 6th Ave., Gainesville, FL, 32602