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Our Apalachee Publication is Back!

New issues of Apalachee are available to all THS members and can be picked up in-person at upcoming meetings! Not a member? Join today!

Join Us for Our 2024-2025 Season and Commemorate Tallahassee’s Bicentennial!

Current members will receive upcoming program details by email. Not a member? Join today!

Historical Marker to Father James Page to Be Unveiled June 13 at Bethel Church

The Tallahassee Historical Society and the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church are pleased to invite the public to the unveiling of a State of Florida Historical Marker to Father James Page, the founder of Baptist churches across the southeast, including Bethel.

The unveiling will take place on Thursday, June 13 at 10 am in the front yard of the church at 224 North Martin Luther King Boulevard.

The Page marker is one of 10 historical markers planned by the historical society as part of Tallahassee’s Bicentennial.


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Visit Tallahassee

and the

Leon County Division of Tourism!

For People Interested in the History of Tallahassee

Founded in 1933, the Tallahassee Historical Society, Inc. is a 501(c) (3) organization that welcomes individuals who enjoy learning about and sharing state and local history. Evening meetings on the second Thursday from October to April offer programs by experts on topics ranging from history and culture to architecture, archeology, and preservation. In May, members gather for a festive picnic. The society also schedules daytime lectures and partners with other organizations to present special events. Every activity features stimulating conversation and rewarding fellowship.

Our Mission

To foster a deeper understanding of and appreciation for the history of Tallahassee, Leon County, and surrounding areas.

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