Sarasota County (58)

Historic Markers Across Florida


Sarasota County was created on 1921.

The county seat is in Sarasota, FL.,
and the county is 572  Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Sarasota county home page.

  FIPS Code: 12115

  Information about Sarasota County, Florida, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Sarasota County.


There are 87 Historic Markers in Sarasota County.

337th Army Air Field Base   -    
  262 Airport Avenue East, Venice, FL      

Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Station   -    
  east end of Main Street, Sarasota, FL WM9FXW      

Avondale   -    
  on Bahia Vista St a block west of US 41, Sarasota, FL WMQM8G      

Bay Haven School   -    
  2901 Tamiami Circle West, Sarasota, FL      

Bee Ridge Community   -    
  Bee Ridge Presbyterian Church parking lot, 4826 McIntosh Rd,on Proctor Rd, Sarasota, FL      

Bee Ridge Turpentine Camp   -    
  4540 Clark Rd. (FL 72), Sarasota, FL WMPTB6      

Bee Ridge Woman's Club   -    
  4919 Andrew Avenue, Sarasota, FL      

Bidwell-Wood House   -    
  1260 12th St. in Pioneer Park, Sarasota, FL WMRNY1      

Bispham Dairy   -    
  on US 41 at the site of the Historic Bispham Dairy in Sarasota, Florida. WM4N83      

Booker Schools   -    
  3201 N. Orange Ave., Sarasota, FL WMYVB6      

Buchan Airport and Tamiami Trail   -    
  On Old Eaglewood Rd at the Buchan Airport, Eaglewood, FL WM5WE7      

Buchans Landing - Hub of Englewood   -    
  W. Dearborn St and Old Englewood Rd. Englewood, FL WM5XCG      

CA'D'ZAN - House of John   -    
  Bay Shore Rd, Sarasota, FL WMPPMX      

Cadzan: House of John   -    
  on N Tamiami Trail (US 41), Sarasota, FL WM2JMQ      

Casey's Pass   -    
  along the "Venice Inlet." Under the drawbridge on Venice Avenue. WM6EYD      

Cedar Point/Sunset Park-Cedar Point/Golden Gate Point   -    
  on John Ringling Causeway at Golden Gate Point, Sarasota, FL WMRXYD      

Charles Ringling Building   -    
  1927 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota, Fl      

Circus in Venice   -    
  Tamiami Trail South, Venice, FL      

City of Sarasota   -    
  On N Pineapple Ave near Main St, Sarasota, FL WMJHFZ      

Complexus   -    
  1 Sarasota Tower - Bayfront, FL WMN1F4      

Corey's Landing and Farming Community   -    
  2162 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, FL      

Early Lemon Bay - Englewood   -    
  South end of Dearborn St. and Englewood Rd., Englewood, FL      

Edgewood   -    
  Groveland Ave. & Country Club Way, Venice, FL      

Edwards Theatre 1926   -    
  at the intersection of N Pineapple Ave and 1st St., Sarasota, FL WMJFEQ      

First Black Community   -    
  near the intersection of Central Ave and the Blvd of the Arts, Sarasota, FL WMJFEP      

First Municpal Airport Lowe Field   -    
  on N Beneva Rd south of 12th St, Sarasota, FL WM2KFR      

Franklin Field   -    
  2959 Fruitville Road, Sarasota, FL WMNJHF      

Fred Albee Municipal Airport   -    
  along the "Venice Inlet." Under the drawbridge on Venice Avenue. WM6EYJ      

Friendship Baptist Church   -    
  5700 Palmer Blvd., Sarasota, FL      

Fruitville Elementary School   -    
  601 South Honore Ave., Sarasota, FL WMYVBY      

Green Street Church and Museum   -    
  416 West Green Street, Englewood, FL WM682Y      

Gulf of Mexico   -    
  in Overlook Park, Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL      

Harding Circle Historic District   -   FLHM F-499
  on St Armanda Circle, Sarasota, FL WM5ZVD      

Historic Palm Tower   -    
  on the front wall of the Historic Palm Tower, at the intersection of Main St and S. Palm Ave, Sarasota, FL WMJHG9      

Historic Spanish Point   -    
  500 North Tamiami Trail, Osprey, FL WM2YDM      

Indian Beach   -    
  on Bay Shore Rd at Myrtle St, Sarasota, FL WM23Y1      

John D. MacDonald 1916-1986/John D. and the Friday Liars   -    
  North Pineapple Ave south of 1st St, Sarasota, FL WMRXYF      

John Ringling Vision for St Armands Key/Allegory of Sarasota, Its Seven Virtues   -    
  On St Armands Circle, Sarasota, FL WM5ZV2      

Judah P. Benjamin Monument   -   UDC 
  701 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL WMYVC9      

Judah Phillip Benjamin   -    
  on a small access road off of N Tamiami Trail (US 41), south of 10th St, Sarasota, FL WM3046      

Knight Memoria / Area First Cemetery   -    
  in the cemetery on Riverview Dr, Sarasota, FL      

Landing of the Scots   -   FLHM F-102
  U.S. 41 & Gulfstream Avenue WM5ZTM      

Laurel Turpentine and Lumber Industry   -    
  Laurel Rd at Mission Valley Blvd., Laurel, FL WM6EYA      

Lemon Bay Cemetery   -    
  S Indiana Ave. (rout 776), Englewood, FL. WM4NXV      

Lemon Bay Woman's Club   -    
  51 N. Maple St., Englewood, FL WM5WE7      

Little Salt Spring   -    
  on W Price Blvd at Hyder Terrace, North Port, FL WM3BTC      

Mable Ringling Memorial Fountain/Luke Wood Park   -    
  in Lukewood Park on US 41/Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL WMYVBC      

Mary Wyatt Whitaker   -   DAR 
  at 1232 12th St., Sarasota, FL WMRNXY      

Methodist Church   -    
  on S Pineapple Ave at State St, Sarasota, FL WM304A      

Miakka   -    
  1620 Myakka Rd, Sarasota, FL      

Municipal Auditorium Recreation Center and Hazzard Fountain   -    
  on a small access road off of N Tamiami Trail (US 41), south of 10th St, Sarasota, FL WM303X      

Newtown Community Center/Robert L. Taylor Community Complex   -    
  1845 34th Street, Sarasota, FL      

Nokomis School   -    
  at Nokomis Community Park on Nippino Trail. WM4QF4      

Oaklands/Woodlawn Cemetery   -    
  at the end of Gillespie Ave south of 12th St, Sarasota, FL WMQM89      

Old Miakka School   -    
  15800 Wilson Rd, Sarasota, FL WMEXP7      

Oscar Scherer State Park   -    
  1843 S. Tamiami Trail, Osprey, FL WM9XVJ      

Osprey School   -    
  on the Tamiami Trail (US 41) between Spanish Point Rd and W Oak St. Osprey. WM4C6F      

Owen Burns (1869 - 1937)   -    
  On S. Pineapple Ave near Oak St, Sarasota, FL WM9KQ9      

Pioneer Court   -    
  W Venice Ave just east of Armada Rd, Venice, FL WM4QW9      

Prehistoric Man Lived Here / Spring Was Once A Cave   -    
  on San Servando Ave., North Port, FL WM41NZ      

Rosemary Cemetery   -    
  on Central Ave, Sarasota, FL WM304K      

Sarasota County Agricultural Fair   -    
  3000 Ringling Boulevard, Sarasota, FL WMNJGX      

Sarasota County Courthouse   -    
  2000 Main St, Sarasota, FL WMJHG9      

Sarasota War Memorial/The Doughboy   -    
  in a park on Main St at Bayfront Dr (US 41), Sarasota, FL WMM38Z      

Sarasota Woman's Club   -   FLHM F-493
  on N Palm Ave west of Coconut Ave, Sarasota, FL WM3047      

Sarasota's Bayfront   -    
  Island Park Drive, Sarasota, FL. WMN1CV      

Sarasota-Bradenton Airport/ Sarasota Army Air Field   -    
  Airport Circle, Sarasota, FL      

Seaboard Railway Depot   -    
  on N Lemon Ave between Main and 1st St., Sarasota, FL WM304B      

Siesta Public Beach   -    
  948 Beach Road, Sarasota, FL      

Southside School   -    
  om Webber St Between S Tamiana and S Osprey Ave, Sarasota, FL. WM304E      

St. Martha Mission Church   -    
  the intersection of Fruitville Rd (FL Route 780) and Adelia Ave, Sarasota, FL WM9XVJ      

Tamiami Trail   -    
  Old Eaglewood Rd, Englewood, FL      

The Calusa and Seminole Peoples   -    
  W Venice Ave just west of Ave. Des Parques, Venice, FL WM4QM4      

The Circle at St. Armands   -    
  at the intersection of St. Armands Circle and North Boulevard of the Presidents, Sarasota, FL WM5ZV5      

The Circus in Venice   -    
  on the Tamiami Trail (US 41) south of Calle de Paradisp. WM4QKV      

The Edson Keith Estate   -    
  in Phillippi Estate Park west of US 41, Sarasota, FL WMRH9D      

The Twin Motel and Tourism   -    
  N Tamiami Trail (US 41) at 18th St., Sarasota, FL WMRP94      

The Wallendas   -    
  Arlington St near Orange Ave, Sarasota, FL WMQM8H      

Unconditional Surrender   -    
  in the park on Island Park Dr, Sarasota, FL WMMYJN      

Venezia Park   -    
  on Nassau St. S north of Sorrento St., Venice, FL WM5220      

Venice   -    
  on W Venice Ave. at Nassau St, Venice, FL WM521M      

Venice Apartment District   -    
  Palmetto Court & Menendez Street, Venice, FL      

Venice Railroad and Depot   -    
  at the Venice Railroad Depot on N Seaboard Ave., Venice, FL WM4ZJD      

Whitaker Family/Gateway 2000 Executive Committee   -    
  in Whitaker Gateway Park off of US 41, Sarasota, FL WMRNXV      

Winter Quarters   -    
  on Calliandra Dr east of N Beneva Rd., Sarasota, FL WM5ZT7      

World War II Coastal Watch Tower   -    
  on Ocean Shore Blvd (A1A) north of Spanish Waters Dr, Ormond Beach, FL WMMYNV      

Yellow Bluffs   -   FLHM F-103
  U.S. 41 & 11th Street WM2FEZ      


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