Historic Markers Across Florida



Former St. Rita's Catholic Church



Marker ID:  
Location: 13630 5th St, Dade City, FL
County: Pasco
Coordinates: N 28° 21.393    W 082° 11.237
  28.35655    -82.18728333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMH392
 



Text:

This example of pioneer-style church architecture was constructed in 1915. The bell tower was added in 1920. The church served the St. Rita congregation until 1976 when the Dade City Garden Club moved it to the present site for renovation and use as a garden center.

Pasco Board of County Commissioners and The Historical Preservation Committee
1979