Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Lightner Museum

One of two beautiful, neighboring hotel buildings. It was constructed in the Spanish Neo-Renaissance style in 1887. Both buildings represent some of the earliest...

Cinderella Castle in Walt Disney World Resort

One of the most iconic buildings in entertainment industry. This structure was built in 1971 and represents a fusion of different fairytale castles –...

Tampa Bay Hotel

Historical, pompous hotel building. Built in 1888 – 1891 and marks the beginnings of tourism industry in this part of Florida. Constructed in Moorish...

Ponce de Leon Hotel

One of two neighboring hotel buildings, constructed in Spanish Neo-Renaissance style in 1887. Both buildings represent some of the earliest examples of poured concrete...

Fontainebleau Miami Beach

This enormous hotel building was built in 1954 as designed by Morris Lapidus. It is a significant monument in the post-war history of American...

Ca’ d’Zan

Gorgeous, ornate villa in Venetian Gothic Revival style, designed by Dwight James Baum and built in 1926. It is located at the waterfront, in...

Villa Zorayda

Private home of Boston millionaire Franklin W. Smith. It was built in 1883 in resemblance to the Alhambra Palace in Granada, Spain. One of...

Villa Vizcaya

Large estate of businessman James Deering, built in 1914-1922. The large Neo-Renaissance style house is surrounded by large Italian Renaissance styled gardens and represents...

Cohen House

Large private house, built in 1955 and designed by Paul Rudolph. Its architecture has left huge influence on modern architecture worldwide and represents a...

Iolani Palace

The only royal palace in United States, built in 1879 by king Kamehameha V and used as royal residence until 1893. Palace is built...